Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 192 216
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 0 12 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.94% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 15
Median annual salary - £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.52% -2.94%
Yorkshire median annual salary - £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -2.94%

ISTQB Foundation Certification 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 617 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.31% 14.65% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 498 735
Median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +2.41% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,375 £22,600
90th Percentile £72,875 £68,975 £62,300
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +5.00%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing ISTQB Foundation Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in West Yorkshire

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in West Yorkshire