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 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 40 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 3.91% 2.63% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.36% 5.26% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
44 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 34.38% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 34
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (40.00%) XML

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) PeopleSoft