The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Epsom region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 27.00% 42.50% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 57
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
Surrey

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Epsom

ISTQB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Aquila
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Aquila
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft