Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 44 61
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.20% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.45% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Bedford median annual salary - £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +25.81%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -50.00% +103.13%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 87 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 25.29% 34.66% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 79 127
Bedford median annual salary £46,056 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.82% -21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £26,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £59,000 £67,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,056 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.37% -15.00% +17.65%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Bedford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Bedford