The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 Wakefield region.

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.31% 15.25% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 29
Median salary £35,500 £19,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.05% -44.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,550 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Wakefield