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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 46 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.32% 0.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
130 171 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 41.94% 49.00% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 113 139 72
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £75,000 £75,000
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 9 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA