The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 2.70% - 8.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% - 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £20,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% -6.87%  

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 Dundee.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 3 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 59.46% 11.11% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 11
Median salary £42,500 £53,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.81% +92.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 Dundee

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Dundee

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Dundee region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA