Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 38 25
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 +25
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 1.68% 4.29% 7.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.22% 12.15% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 27
East Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £34,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.46% -31.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,650 £28,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -

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 East Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 107 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 20.45% 35.31% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 69 81 43
East Yorkshire median annual salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +9.38% -1.54%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,500 £19,900
90th Percentile £41,250 £63,750 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in East Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in East Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hull -10 6 £33,750 -1.46%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) JUnit

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Manual Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft