The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 42 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 2.69% 2.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £30,750 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
Warwickshire

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

Qualifications Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 28.25% 27.00% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 32
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -10.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Warwick

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Warwick region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Smart Meter
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (44.44%) JBehave
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Kafka
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JBehave
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Kafka
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (44.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
7 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) V-Model
7 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Google