The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 0.79% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Wilmslow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19 14 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 14.96% 16.67% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £32,202 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,759 £42,021 £49,765
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 days ago