The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
ISTQB
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 122 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 34.91% 48.61% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 81 105 28
Average salary £53,100 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,900 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Verint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Verint