The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 70 66 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.31% 0.95% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 4.00% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £43,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.56%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 175 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.47% 23.81% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 113 133 179
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £22,500 £23,348
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Sheffield +7 2 - -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) OAT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) OAT Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft