The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 48 59
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - 0.36% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.38% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £56,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +103.63%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
ISTQB
Somerset

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

Qualifications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 42 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 24.09% 15.00% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 83 42 79
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bath

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Bath

ISTQB
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bath region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Mingle
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB