The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB Foundation Certification in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB Foundation Certification over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
Rank 535 584 523
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -61
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 78 87 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.78% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 74
Median salary £37,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
ISTQB Foundation Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8916 11147 11268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.44% 25.24% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7470 9231 8983
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing ISTQB Foundation Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Foundation Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

ISTQB Foundation Certification Salary Trend in London

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ISTQB Foundation Certification Salary Histogram in London

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 14 £38,750 -13.88%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 10 £40,000 +86.04%
Wimbledon - 5 - -
Beckenham -4 4 £36,500 +16.80%
Surbiton +5 3 £50,600 +6.52%
ISTQB Foundation Certification
England

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification.

1 135 (78.49%) ISTQB
2 124 (72.09%) ISEB
3 116 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (59.88%) QA
5 84 (48.84%) Software Testing
6 70 (40.70%) Finance
7 67 (38.95%) SQL
7 67 (38.95%) Test Scripting
8 66 (38.37%) Selenium
8 66 (38.37%) Degree
9 60 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (31.40%) SDLC
11 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
12 51 (29.65%) .NET
13 50 (29.07%) Test Strategy
14 45 (26.16%) Test Management
15 43 (25.00%) Java
16 42 (24.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 42 (24.42%) Defect Management
17 41 (23.84%) Manual Testing
18 40 (23.26%) Test Automation
18 40 (23.26%) HP UFT
19 39 (22.67%) MS Excel
20 38 (22.09%) JIRA
20 38 (22.09%) Functional Testing
21 37 (21.51%) Automated Testing
21 37 (21.51%) Oracle
22 36 (20.93%) Scrum
23 35 (20.35%) XML
24 34 (19.77%) Waterfall

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.40%) Confluence
3 4 (2.33%) Xceptor
4 3 (1.74%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.74%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Documentum
Applications
1 39 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 32 (18.60%) MS Office
3 19 (11.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) SSH
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.74%) GIS
4 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.16%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (38.37%) Selenium
2 40 (23.26%) HP UFT
3 38 (22.09%) JIRA
4 26 (15.12%) Cucumber
5 19 (11.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (9.30%) SoapUI
7 15 (8.72%) Git (software)
7 15 (8.72%) Jenkins
7 15 (8.72%) Rational Functional Tester
7 15 (8.72%) SilkTest
8 14 (8.14%) WebDriver
9 11 (6.40%) MSTest
10 10 (5.81%) JMeter
10 10 (5.81%) LoadRunner
11 9 (5.23%) WATIR
12 7 (4.07%) SpecFlow
12 7 (4.07%) TestLink
13 5 (2.91%) Hudson
13 5 (2.91%) Robotium
13 5 (2.91%) Selenium IDE
General
1 70 (40.70%) Finance
2 33 (19.19%) Banking
3 17 (9.88%) Games
4 10 (5.81%) Retail
5 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.74%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.74%) iGaming
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (52.91%) Analyst
2 80 (46.51%) Test Analyst
3 31 (18.02%) Test Manager
4 23 (13.37%) Tester
5 20 (11.63%) QA Engineer
6 19 (11.05%) Financial Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Automation Test Analyst
8 13 (7.56%) QA Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Senior Manager
9 12 (6.98%) Senior Test Manager
9 12 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Systems Test Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Lead Test Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Test Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Software Analyst
11 8 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) QA Test Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Systems Tester
12 7 (4.07%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.65%) .NET
2 35 (20.35%) XML
3 25 (14.53%) HTML
4 24 (13.95%) Web Services
5 21 (12.21%) ASP.NET
6 20 (11.63%) SOAP
7 19 (11.05%) XBRL
8 10 (5.81%) Gherkin
9 9 (5.23%) Qt
10 4 (2.33%) Ajax
10 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (2.33%) J2EE
10 4 (2.33%) REST
11 3 (1.74%) Dojo
11 3 (1.74%) GWT
11 3 (1.74%) JSF
12 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.58%) iOS SDK
12 1 (0.58%) JSON
12 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.37%) Mathematics
3 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.65%) Online Games
6 6 (3.49%) User Experience
7 4 (2.33%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.33%) Fintech
7 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.33%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.74%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.16%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.58%) BBC
10 1 (0.58%) Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Equities
10 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.58%) Replication
10 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.86%) Linux
2 24 (13.95%) Unix
3 6 (3.49%) Windows
4 4 (2.33%) Kali Linux
5 3 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (48.84%) Software Testing
3 67 (38.95%) Test Scripting
4 54 (31.40%) SDLC
5 50 (29.07%) Test Strategy
6 45 (26.16%) Test Management
7 42 (24.42%) Defect Management
7 42 (24.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 41 (23.84%) Manual Testing
9 40 (23.26%) Test Automation
10 38 (22.09%) Functional Testing
11 37 (21.51%) Automated Testing
12 36 (20.93%) Scrum
13 34 (19.77%) Waterfall
14 31 (18.02%) BDD
14 31 (18.02%) SOA
15 30 (17.44%) Regression Testing
15 30 (17.44%) Risk Analysis
16 28 (16.28%) Automation Testing
16 28 (16.28%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.95%) SQL
2 43 (25.00%) Java
3 27 (15.70%) VB.NET
4 23 (13.37%) C
5 18 (10.47%) C#
6 16 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.14%) Ruby
8 8 (4.65%) PHP
9 6 (3.49%) Python
10 5 (2.91%) C++
10 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (78.49%) ISTQB
2 124 (72.09%) ISEB
3 66 (38.37%) Degree
4 20 (11.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 15 (8.72%) DV Cleared
5 15 (8.72%) ISEB Practitioner
5 15 (8.72%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.91%) MBA
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (59.88%) QA
2 15 (8.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) FATCA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.51%) Oracle
3 27 (15.70%) HP
4 19 (11.05%) SAP
5 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.74%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.74%) ESRI
5 3 (1.74%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.74%) Google
5 3 (1.74%) IBM
5 3 (1.74%) Lumension
5 3 (1.74%) Reuters
5 3 (1.74%) Sophos
6 2 (1.16%) Cognos
6 2 (1.16%) hybris
6 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) ATG
7 1 (0.58%) EMC
7 1 (0.58%) Endeca
7 1 (0.58%) Sybase
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago