Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.14% 0.48% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% 1.52% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Telford median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,438
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +26.88% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £36,335
90th Percentile £57,594 £53,750 £38,540
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,438
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.88% -

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 Telford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Telford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 117 132 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 33.43% 31.50% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 90 88 70
Telford median annual salary £55,000 £38,813 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.71% -13.75% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £19,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £66,164 £65,480
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £36,469 £42,500
% change year-on-year +50.82% -14.19% +37.10%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Telford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Telford

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Telford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Telford region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Toad
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) webMethods
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Pega
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Documentum
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Toad
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) webMethods
2 1 (25.00%) Pega