The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 18.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 56.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Average salary - £38,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
ISTQB
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 33.33% 32.17% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 2
Average salary £60,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Stirling

ISTQB
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification