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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 28 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 5.15% 11.76% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.73% 20.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £40,500 £40,875 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
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
55 58 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 40.44% 56.86% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 78
Average salary £40,500 £42,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

ISTQB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Physics
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Physics
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle