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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.65% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
13 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 10.74% 24.07% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ION Trading