The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 197 211 268
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +57
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 33 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.72% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 2.94% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 57
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,400 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
ISTQB
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1273 1699 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.96% 24.59% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1475 2325
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISTQB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in the City of London

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 47 (79.66%) ISEB
2 40 (67.80%) QA
3 34 (57.63%) SQL
4 32 (54.24%) Selenium
5 29 (49.15%) Software Testing
5 29 (49.15%) Finance
5 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (44.07%) Defect Management
7 26 (44.07%) Test Automation
7 26 (44.07%) Test Management
7 26 (44.07%) HP
8 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (38.98%) Oracle
8 23 (38.98%) MS Office
8 23 (38.98%) XML
9 22 (37.29%) HP Quality Center
10 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
10 21 (35.59%) CRM
10 21 (35.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (32.20%) Management Information System
11 19 (32.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 18 (30.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 18 (30.51%) MS Project
12 18 (30.51%) Siebel
12 18 (30.51%) Sun
12 18 (30.51%) MS Visio
13 12 (20.34%) Java
13 12 (20.34%) Scrum
13 12 (20.34%) Test Scripting

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.39%) Documentum
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Office
2 18 (30.51%) MS Project
2 18 (30.51%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
3 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.25%) HP UFT
4 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
5 5 (8.47%) LoadRunner
5 5 (8.47%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.78%) Burp Suite
6 4 (6.78%) JMeter
6 4 (6.78%) Protractor
6 4 (6.78%) WATIR
7 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.39%) Maven
8 2 (3.39%) NUnit
8 2 (3.39%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (3.39%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.69%) Toad
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Tester
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Test Leader
3 12 (20.34%) Test Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Test Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Lead Tester
4 9 (15.25%) Siebel Tester
5 5 (8.47%) CRM Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) QA Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Test Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.78%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) QA Test Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.08%) OAT Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) XML
2 9 (15.25%) .NET
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
4 5 (8.47%) Gherkin
5 4 (6.78%) Ajax
5 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (6.78%) SOAP
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 3 (5.08%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) XBRL
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
7 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (32.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (49.15%) Software Testing
2 26 (44.07%) Defect Management
2 26 (44.07%) Test Automation
2 26 (44.07%) Test Management
3 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (35.59%) CRM
4 21 (35.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 12 (20.34%) Test Scripting
6 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
7 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (13.56%) Automation Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Security Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Open Source
9 7 (11.86%) Test Planning
10 6 (10.17%) BDD
10 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 9 (15.25%) C#
4 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.39%) VBScript
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (79.66%) ISEB
2 19 (32.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (67.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (37.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) HP
2 23 (38.98%) Oracle
3 18 (30.51%) Siebel
3 18 (30.51%) Sun
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) SAP
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.39%) EMC
6 2 (3.39%) Pega
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30189 - £36491 per annum + 25% Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £51,296
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £51,296
Posted: 6 days ago