The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 1.06% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
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 West Bromwich region.

Qualifications Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 6.38% 29.63% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £28,500 £58,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.28% +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

ISTQB
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in West Bromwich

ISTQB
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB