The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB Foundation Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB Foundation Certification over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
ISTQB Foundation Certification
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 80 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.41% 28.07% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 127
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

ISTQB Foundation Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

ISTQB Foundation Certification Salary Trend in Bedford