The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Chertsey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 7 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 20.00% - 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.00% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
ISTQB
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Chertsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 62.50% 43.59% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 14
Average salary £57,500 £37,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.40% +25.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Chertsey

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Chertsey

ISTQB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey 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 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (88.89%) JMeter
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
3 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) LIMS
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JMeter
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Test Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA