Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 92 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 17 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.34% 1.44% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.64% 5.48% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 12
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £35,200 £40,000 £54,725
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 256 310 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 20.13% 26.29% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 214 221 253
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.58% +1.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,346
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Warwickshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leamington Spa +1 14 £35,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 £33,000 -
ISTQB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 17 (100.00%) ISEB
2 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
3 14 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (76.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
6 11 (64.71%) Selenium
7 10 (58.82%) Test Management
7 10 (58.82%) JIRA
7 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
7 10 (58.82%) Java
7 10 (58.82%) MySQL
7 10 (58.82%) Oracle
8 9 (52.94%) CSS
8 9 (52.94%) SOAP
8 9 (52.94%) XML
8 9 (52.94%) Unix
8 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
8 9 (52.94%) REST
8 9 (52.94%) Confluence
8 9 (52.94%) HTML
8 9 (52.94%) JSON
8 9 (52.94%) Zephyr
9 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
10 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
11 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 4 (23.53%) HP
13 3 (17.65%) Finance

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 9 (52.94%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
2 10 (58.82%) JIRA
3 9 (52.94%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Coordinator
1 9 (52.94%) Test Coordinator
1 9 (52.94%) UAT Coordinator
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) JSON
1 9 (52.94%) REST
1 9 (52.94%) SOAP
1 9 (52.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 14 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 10 (58.82%) Test Management
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.76%) Use Case
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.88%) Agile Testing
10 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) ISEB
2 13 (76.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft