The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 11 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 13.92% 0.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 44.00% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
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 Wilmslow region.

Qualifications Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 31.65% 20.31% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 29
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £35,000 £22,540
10% offered a salary of more than £54,397 £39,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Wilmslow

ISTQB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) ISEB
2 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) FitNesse
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) RAD
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) FitNesse
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Automated Tester
1 10 (90.91%) Software Tester
1 10 (90.91%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
2 10 (90.91%) RAD
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP