Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.15% 0.16% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.72% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 - £31,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £24,000
90th Percentile £42,500 - £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% +3.33%

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 174 139 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.85% 22.53% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 123 111 202
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,800 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £57,125
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -6.25%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Warrington

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warrington region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB