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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 42 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 21 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.64% 0.79% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 3.09% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 3
Median salary £30,750 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,700 £34,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
147 97 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 32.45% 25.66% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 125 81 124
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 York region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) ISEB
3 21 (75.00%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Automation Testing
5 12 (42.86%) JIRA
6 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
8 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (32.14%) SDLC
9 8 (28.57%) Selenium
9 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 7 (25.00%) BDD
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 6 (21.43%) Unix
11 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
12 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
12 5 (17.86%) SOA
12 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
12 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
13 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 4 (14.29%) Toad
13 4 (14.29%) Web Services

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) Selenium
3 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 4 (14.29%) Toad
5 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) Capybara
7 1 (3.57%) Firebug
7 1 (3.57%) JMeter
7 1 (3.57%) MSTest
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Analyst
1 21 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Software Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Software Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) DOM
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
5 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Automation Testing
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) SDLC
5 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.00%) BDD
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
8 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) SOA
8 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Test Management
9 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Kanban
10 3 (10.71%) System Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) ISEB
2 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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