Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 69 96
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 0.21% 1.21% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 10.61% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Bournemouth median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +14.04% -17.39% +6.15%

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 117 66 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 24.68% 11.44% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 108 50 122
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,675 £21,913
90th Percentile £56,625 £59,125 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Bournemouth

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing