The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 74 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.50% - 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% - 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £30,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
ISTQB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 197 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.17% 27.75% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 111 162 201
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Alcester - 1 £24,000 -
Warwick - 1 £21,000 -
ISTQB
West Midlands

ISTQB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft