Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 95 117
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 15 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.23% 1.24% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.72% 5.67% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 12
North Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +16.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £37,500 £35,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -3.45%

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 172 335 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 14.05% 21.85% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 147 278 463
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,700 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
York -5 8 £30,000 -6.25%
Harrogate +16 3 £67,000 +91.43%
Skipton +6 3 £36,000 +12.50%
Middlesbrough -8 1 £30,000 -4.76%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) ISEB
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
8 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Tester
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum Master
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 3 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Principal Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle