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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 36 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.40% - 5.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £28,591 - -
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 Exeter region.

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 34 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 28.37% 23.94% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 45
Median salary £33,581 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 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 Exeter region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Spock
3 6 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Spock
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XHTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management
3 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Exeter, Devon
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