The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Merseyside > Liverpool
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 42
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.49% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.83% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Liverpool median annual salary - - £34,500
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 - £34,500

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 Liverpool.

Academic & Professional Certification
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 109 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 24.87% 26.85% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 126 277 203
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -  
10th Percentile £28,125 £29,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Liverpool

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Liverpool, Merseyside
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