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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 30 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 3.91% 3.92% 6.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.84% 12.77% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 8
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 83 47 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 36.09% 30.72% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68 28 14
Median salary £26,000 £25,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire citing ISTQB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull -16 8 £30,000 - 2
Beverley - 1 £20,000 -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Testing
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Java

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 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Manual Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Automation Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Manual Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Software Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + bonus
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