The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - - 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -6.66%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 50 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.66% 35.21% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 30
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing ISTQB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Wakefield

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Wakefield