The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 32 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.25% 0.68% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £53,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 43.75% 25.17% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 59 33 23
Average salary £52,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
Oxfordshire

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 6 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago