The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 5.77%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Qualifications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.79% 22.06% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISTQB
Lancashire

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Preston

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Preston