The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
ISTQB
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 16.18% 28.24% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 30
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Dartford

ISTQB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (100.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree