The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.45% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
ISTQB
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.70% 41.53% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 21
Median salary £25,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.52% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £44,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of job ads across the Basildon region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Basildon

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 3 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) HP UFT

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 1 (14.29%) QA Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) HP