Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.25% - 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Solihull median annual salary £40,000 - £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,469
% change year-on-year - +0.08% +15.29%

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 Solihull with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Solihull
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 78 80 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 19.35% 18.69% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 101
Solihull median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £125,000 £78,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Solihull

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 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 Solihull region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy