The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 35 46
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.95% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.41% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 78 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.35% 30.35% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 64
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Solihull