Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 123 133
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 23 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.39% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.27% 3.00% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 7
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +53.85% +18.18%
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £32,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -14.67% +30.43%

ISTQB Foundation Certification 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 278 400 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 16.86% 19.79% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 218 299 421
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,425 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £62,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +6.67%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing ISTQB Foundation Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Nottingham +4 6 £34,500 -31.00%
ISTQB Foundation Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
1 23 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 23 (100.00%) Selenium
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
2 17 (73.91%) Web Services
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (73.91%) PL/SQL
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) UML
2 17 (73.91%) OO
2 17 (73.91%) MQSeries
2 17 (73.91%) Logistics
2 17 (73.91%) Time Management
2 17 (73.91%) Black-Box Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (73.91%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (26.09%) Fintech
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) QA
3 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Banking

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (73.91%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) JMeter
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
1 18 (78.26%) Automation Test Analyst
1 18 (78.26%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Fintech
3 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (73.91%) Black-Box Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
2 17 (73.91%) Logistics
2 17 (73.91%) OO
2 17 (73.91%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (73.91%) Time Management
2 17 (73.91%) UML
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Co-Creation
5 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Case Management
6 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) PL/SQL
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
1 23 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SEPA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Misys
4 1 (4.35%) SAP