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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 45 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.92% 0.62% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £32,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +3.54%
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
69 98 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 21.10% 30.43% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 89 61
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 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 York region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 20 (95.24%) SQL
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) ISEB
3 15 (71.43%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (38.10%) Test Management
5 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (33.33%) JIRA
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (33.33%) BDD
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 7 (33.33%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) Toad
7 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 5 (23.81%) Data Management
7 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
7 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
7 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
7 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) System Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Kanban
7 5 (23.81%) Android
7 5 (23.81%) Smartphone
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing

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 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
2 5 (23.81%) Toad
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
1 16 (76.19%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
1 5 (23.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Test Management
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Data Management
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Kanban
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) System Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
5 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) ISEB
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
York
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