The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow 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 Hounslow 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 Hounslow - - -
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
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 50.00% 50.85% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 21 33
Average salary £48,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £33,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
London

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Hounslow

ISTQB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft