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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 52 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.53% - 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £30,500 - £44,000
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
56 110 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 21.37% 38.19% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 103 87
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 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 8 (80.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) HP