The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 61 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.28% - 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% - 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £27,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 74 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 38.07% 31.36% 68.64%
Number of salaries quoted 111 72 185
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £57,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
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ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Cheltenham

ISTQB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle