Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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)
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.19% - 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% - 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Wolverhampton median annual salary £25,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £19,850 - £41,250
90th Percentile £31,350 - £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,438
% change year-on-year - +0.17% +15.19%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 30.36% 35.96% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 57
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +14.75% -10.29%
10th Percentile £25,750 £18,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,125 £52,625 £48,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Wolverhampton

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Wolverhampton

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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA