The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 0.55% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
ISTQB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Qualifications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.28% 25.00% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 12
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Abingdon

ISTQB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) TestLink
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) TestLink
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center