The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 51 40 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.77% 2.13% 11.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 5.33% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% -10.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
ISTQB
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 75 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 47.87% 39.89% 63.77%
Number of salaries quoted 112 70 80
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Leatherhead

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) VMware