The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 14 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 5.41% 3.03% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 5.45% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
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 Ealing region.

Qualifications Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 48.65% 55.56% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 14
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Ealing

ISTQB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center