The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.93% 7.74% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £48,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
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ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Knutsford

ISTQB
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA