The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 18 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 3.13% - 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £32,750 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
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 Cirencester region.

Qualifications Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 15.63% 32.86% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 28
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Cirencester

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle