The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bromley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 38 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 0.97% 6.19% -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 31.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 8.21% 19.47% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 15
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £42,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
London

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Bromley

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware