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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.01% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
45 49 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 15.05% 18.22% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 63
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Bath region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Bath

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Bath region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Selenium
7 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Advertising
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) Mingle
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) V-Model
8 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (7.69%) BDD

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 (15.38%) Mingle
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) V-Model
6 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft