The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwick with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Warwickshire / Warwick
Rank - 72 47
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwick - 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.61% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £32,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +54.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -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 Warwick.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warwick
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 45 164 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 25.57% 47.95% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 94 45
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Warwick

ISTQB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Warwick region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python