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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
84 113 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 27.63% 35.42% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 106 107
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) SQL
3 22 (73.33%) ISEB
4 18 (60.00%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) JIRA
6 11 (36.67%) Bugzilla
6 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
7 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) Unix
7 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (33.33%) BDD
7 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (30.00%) Degree
8 9 (30.00%) SDLC
8 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
9 8 (26.67%) Smartphone
9 8 (26.67%) Toad
9 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
9 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
9 8 (26.67%) Android
9 8 (26.67%) Test Management
9 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
10 7 (23.33%) System Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Kanban

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 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JIRA
2 11 (36.67%) Bugzilla
3 8 (26.67%) Toad
4 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Analyst
1 21 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Tester
4 1 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (3.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 8 (26.67%) Smartphone
3 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Android
2 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
5 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) SDLC
5 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Test Management
6 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 7 (23.33%) Integration Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Resilience Testing
7 7 (23.33%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (23.33%) System Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
7 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) ISEB
2 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft