The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 42 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.56% - 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% - 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £38,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
ISTQB
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 84 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.88% 27.72% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 54 69 109
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £43,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Peterborough

ISTQB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and excellent benefit
Posted: 13 days ago