Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 60 93
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.70% 1.94% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 6.03% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +29.17% -36.17%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £43,350 £47,625 £41,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,045
% change year-on-year +21.43% +5.92% -5.59%

ISTQB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 232 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 27.21% 32.13% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131 166 304
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £57,850
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Heanor - 4 £34,250 -
Derby -13 1 £46,500 +37.78%
ISTQB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter