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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 67 49
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 0.82% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.88% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £18,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -63.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
ISTQB
Dorset

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
106 82 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 23.77% 16.91% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 66 101
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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