The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.97% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
ISTQB
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 23.88% 29.69% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 12
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £23,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Dundee

ISTQB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (25.00%) Games

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware