The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 33 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.66% 0.55% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 2.38% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £72,500 £115,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% -36.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 Docklands, London region.

Qualifications Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.83% 23.08% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 60
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £47,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Docklands, London

ISTQB
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP