The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 18 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 Chippenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham - 5.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 26.44% 58.21% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 48
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
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ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Chippenham

ISTQB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun