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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.53% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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
90 103 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.52% 32.39% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 87
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 £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £42,500 £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 23 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £28k - 36k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 36k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday