The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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)
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank - 67 75
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 1.32% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.56% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
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 Bournemouth region.

Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 126 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.27% 23.77% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 118
Median salary £60,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Bournemouth

ISTQB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Xbox
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Test
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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