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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 78 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.56% - 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% - 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £46,000 - £28,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
182 259 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.43% 28.46% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 152 215 172
Average salary £42,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 5 £46,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £47,000 -
Rotherham - 1 £47,000 -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 18 (81.82%) ISEB
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Software Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Test Management
7 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
8 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
8 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
9 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
9 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (31.82%) QA
9 7 (31.82%) Selenium
9 7 (31.82%) JIRA
10 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
10 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
10 6 (27.27%) Test Planning
10 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
11 5 (22.73%) Web Services
11 5 (22.73%) Banking
12 4 (18.18%) HP
12 4 (18.18%) Degree
12 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
12 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
4 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
5 3 (13.64%) Toad
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (9.09%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Web Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 13 (59.09%) Software Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Test Management
5 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
8 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Test Planning
8 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
9 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.64%) ETL
10 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
11 2 (9.09%) People Management
11 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
2 3 (13.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Telerik
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