The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 16 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 Poole region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole - 1.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 27.87% 20.43% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,333
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
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ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Poole

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Poole

ISTQB
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA