Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 83 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.36% 0.50% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 1.64% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Devon median annual salary £27,178 £28,591 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.94% +3.97% -
10th Percentile £25,307 £27,790 £22,900
90th Percentile £29,048 £32,443 £31,700
South West median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 244 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.23% 30.69% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 218 139
Devon median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% +4.48% +13.56%
10th Percentile £24,375 £23,525 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,875 £60,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Devon

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Devon

ISTQB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -4 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £27,178 -
ISTQB
South West

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 Devon region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) TestRail
2 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TestRail
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft