Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 63 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -36 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.48% 1.04% 6.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 8.57% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 24
Norfolk median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +37.04% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £39,500 £30,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -8.82%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 70 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 25.24% 12.13% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 51 81
Norfolk median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £26,200 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Norfolk

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Norfolk

ISTQB
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Norwich +23 1 £32,500 +35.42%
Wymondham - 1 £32,500 -
ISTQB
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Workload Management
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Creative Thinking

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Workload Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) SLA