The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 41 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.54% 1.18% 2.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 3.64% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £23,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.46%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,688 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +10.53%
ISTQB
Devon

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

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 24.19% 32.35% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 35
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £39,500 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Exeter

ISTQB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA