The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 52 48
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 3.14% 4.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.71% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Median salary - £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
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 Warrington region.

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 140 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.55% 29.35% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52 108 144
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of job ads across the Warrington region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Warrington

ISTQB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Automation Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center