The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wilmslow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 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 1.80% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 15.32% 18.97% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 21
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISTQB
Cheshire

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 14 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Biotechnology
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ION Trading