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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 44 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.07% 0.80% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.94% 2.70% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £18,000 £40,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
63 37 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 26.14% 29.60% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 55
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £36,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Content Development
3 2 (40.00%) TestRail
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) TestRail
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) QA Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Games Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Video Game Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Content Development
2 2 (40.00%) Game Development
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sophos
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago