The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 17 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.13% - 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% - 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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 Hammersmith region.

Qualifications Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 18.09% 40.00% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 27
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Hammersmith

ISTQB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Mockito

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft