The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
South West / Devon
Rank 51 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.14% 0.66% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 3.33% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £28,591 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.65% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 60 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 34.66% 19.87% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 106 59 98
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Devon

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Devon

ISTQB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 4 £28,591 - 1
ISTQB
South West

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Spock
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Spock
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XHTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum training budget, paid overtime, flex
Posted: 12 days ago