The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 45 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.29% 3.40% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £37,438 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.87% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
ISTQB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 64 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.10% 27.23% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 17
Median salary £35,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Shropshire region.

ISTQB Salary Trend in Shropshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -15 1 £47,500 +26.87% 1
ISTQB
West Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source
8 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (8.33%) Selenium
8 1 (8.33%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) webMethods
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Unix

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) webMethods
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