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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.33% 1.01% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
ISTQB
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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
21 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 24.42% 26.26% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 33
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian