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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 51 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.88% 2.94% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 9.47% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Median salary £27,500 £29,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -0.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
96 95 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 30.00% 31.05% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 89 89 89
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft