The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
ISTQB
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 30.61% 61.54% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 34
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £23,980 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Runcorn