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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
ISTQB
West Yorkshire

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
17 15 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.83% 13.89% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 41
Median salary £35,500 £21,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.11% -32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £36,000 £38,500
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

ISTQB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 10 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Spock
1 4 (100.00%) Geb

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) Geb
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Spock
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware