The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 78 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 8 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.80% - 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% - 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 10
Average salary £26,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 - £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £30,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
300 198 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.91% 26.29% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 227 152 193
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
Yorkshire

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 8 £26,000 - 1
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 9 (39.13%) Logistics
3 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
5 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) QARun
6 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Business Development
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
1 4 (17.39%) QARun
2 2 (8.70%) Toad
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Test Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Logistics
1 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
1 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Management
2 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VB
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) IBM