The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
ISTQB
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 32.26% 30.99% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 19
Average salary £21,500 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.42% +10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £37,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Salford

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Salford