Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +44
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 2.82% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Wilmslow median annual salary £32,500 - -
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 Wilmslow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 98 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 18.64% 32.89% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 88 20
Wilmslow median annual salary £36,000 £39,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +95.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,700 £17,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £54,875 £54,125
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

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 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) RAD
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) API 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA