Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 93 113
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 8 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.55% 1.85% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 9.65% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 20
Nottingham median annual salary £39,500 £45,000 £33,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.22% +34.83% -1.84%
10th Percentile £25,900 £32,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £40,450 £58,750 £43,887
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £33,375
% change year-on-year -7.32% +22.85% -1.84%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 236 342 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 16.10% 19.20% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 170 277 363
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,338 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,750 £66,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Nottingham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Nottingham

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Nottingham over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) ISEB
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Fintech
4 5 (62.50%) Co-Creation
4 5 (62.50%) Misys
4 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
5 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (37.50%) JMeter
7 2 (25.00%) System Testing
7 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
7 2 (25.00%) Case Management
7 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (25.00%) SEPA

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) JMeter
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) QA Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Fintech
3 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Co-Creation
5 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Case Management
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) System Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Misys
3 1 (12.50%) SAP