The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - - 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.66%  

ISTQB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen.

Academic & Professional Certification
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7 15 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 33.33% 38.46% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 35
Median salary £47,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.13% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing ISTQB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Aberdeen

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Aberdeen