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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - - 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -
ISTQB
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 35.96% 26.30% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 107 106 75
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in York

ISTQB
Salary Trend in York

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in York

ISTQB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Firebug
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) W3C

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Firebug
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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