Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 55 27
Rank change year-on-year +18 -28 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 0.57% 2.22% 5.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 14.00% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 19
Halifax median annual salary - £35,000 £35,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% +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 Halifax with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Halifax
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 50 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 16.67% 15.87% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 67
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £23,650 £28,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Halifax

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 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 Halifax region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification