The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 128 100 126
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 1.82% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 5.22% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 13
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,050 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
ISTQB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
676 805 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.39% 34.91% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 503 612 625
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -30 4 £28,750 -16.66% 2
ISTQB
East of England

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 10 (76.92%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) SAP

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Protractor
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
3 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Software Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QC Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
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