The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 49 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.01% - 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £28,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
ISTQB
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 25.85% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 55
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 32,000
Posted: 3 days ago