The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
England / London
Rank 402 395 410
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 180 260 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 2.43% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 150 213 208
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,340 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
7857 10692 10725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.58% 25.99% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6366 8954 8737
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISTQB
Salary Trend in London

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in London

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in London

ISTQB
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +8 32 £50,000 - 10
Hammersmith -5 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +16 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Uxbridge +5 4 - -
Beckenham 0 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Westminster - 1 £33,340 -
Chiswick - 1 £60,000 -
ISTQB
England

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB 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.

1 242 (65.94%) ISEB
2 204 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (54.77%) QA
4 169 (46.05%) Selenium
5 154 (41.96%) SQL
6 136 (37.06%) Java
7 118 (32.15%) Finance
8 111 (30.25%) Software Testing
9 107 (29.16%) Test Automation
10 100 (27.25%) Test Management
11 99 (26.98%) Test Scripting
11 99 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 96 (26.16%) JIRA
13 83 (22.62%) Cucumber
14 82 (22.34%) Oracle
15 79 (21.53%) XML
16 75 (20.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 73 (19.89%) HP
18 72 (19.62%) Degree
18 72 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
19 69 (18.80%) Functional Testing
20 68 (18.53%) SDLC
21 67 (18.26%) BDD
22 59 (16.08%) Banking
23 58 (15.80%) HP Quality Center
23 58 (15.80%) Test Strategy
24 57 (15.53%) C#
25 55 (14.99%) MS Office
25 55 (14.99%) MS Excel
26 54 (14.71%) Continuous Integration

ISTQB
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 18 (4.90%) IIS
2 15 (4.09%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.27%) Confluence
4 10 (2.72%) ArcGIS
4 10 (2.72%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.72%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.36%) Documentum
7 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 55 (14.99%) MS Excel
1 55 (14.99%) MS Office
2 28 (7.63%) MS Project
3 27 (7.36%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.18%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.82%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.91%) GitHub
2 5 (1.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.45%) Firewall
2 8 (2.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) Multicast
3 1 (0.27%) RTSP
3 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.54%) Relational Database
2 29 (7.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 27 (7.36%) SQL Server
4 22 (5.99%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.90%) GIS
6 10 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.18%) MySQL
8 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.09%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (0.82%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.27%) Big Data
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 169 (46.05%) Selenium
2 96 (26.16%) JIRA
3 83 (22.62%) Cucumber
4 46 (12.53%) HP UFT
5 45 (12.26%) LoadRunner
6 44 (11.99%) WebDriver
7 33 (8.99%) Jenkins
8 32 (8.72%) Git (software)
9 30 (8.17%) SoapUI
10 21 (5.72%) JMeter
11 17 (4.63%) Appium
11 17 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (4.09%) JUnit
13 14 (3.81%) TestNG
14 13 (3.54%) TestRail
15 12 (3.27%) SpecFlow
16 11 (3.00%) Eclipse
16 11 (3.00%) Subversion
17 10 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 10 (2.72%) ClearCase
General
1 118 (32.15%) Finance
2 59 (16.08%) Banking
3 25 (6.81%) Law
4 22 (5.99%) Legal
5 21 (5.72%) Retail
6 14 (3.81%) Investment Banking
7 13 (3.54%) Games
8 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.54%) Electronics
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
11 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (34.60%) Analyst
2 107 (29.16%) Test Analyst
3 62 (16.89%) Test Leader
4 55 (14.99%) Tester
5 50 (13.62%) QA Engineer
6 39 (10.63%) Test Manager
7 37 (10.08%) QA Analyst
8 25 (6.81%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (6.81%) Test Engineer
9 24 (6.54%) Senior Test Analyst
10 22 (5.99%) Automation Tester
11 19 (5.18%) Lead Tester
12 17 (4.63%) QA Leader
12 17 (4.63%) QA Test Analyst
13 16 (4.36%) Automation Test Analyst
13 16 (4.36%) Siebel Tester
14 15 (4.09%) Quality Engineer
15 14 (3.81%) QA Tester
15 14 (3.81%) Team Leader
16 13 (3.54%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (21.53%) XML
2 46 (12.53%) Web Services
3 32 (8.72%) .NET
4 25 (6.81%) HTML
5 23 (6.27%) SOAP
6 14 (3.81%) J2EE
7 12 (3.27%) GWT
8 10 (2.72%) Dojo
8 10 (2.72%) JSF
9 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.45%) XBRL
10 7 (1.91%) CSS
10 7 (1.91%) LAMP
10 7 (1.91%) REST
11 6 (1.63%) Gherkin
11 6 (1.63%) JSON
11 6 (1.63%) Node.js
12 4 (1.09%) RESTful
13 3 (0.82%) Qt
13 3 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (11.17%) Computer Science
2 41 (11.17%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.54%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.91%) User Experience
7 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.63%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.36%) Fintech
8 5 (1.36%) iPad
9 4 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.09%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.82%) Robotics
11 2 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.54%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.54%) Online Gambling
11 2 (0.54%) Online Games
12 1 (0.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.81%) Linux
2 35 (9.54%) Windows
3 32 (8.72%) Unix
4 14 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.18%) Android
6 8 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.63%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.25%) Software Testing
3 107 (29.16%) Test Automation
4 100 (27.25%) Test Management
5 99 (26.98%) Test Scripting
5 99 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 69 (18.80%) Functional Testing
7 68 (18.53%) SDLC
8 67 (18.26%) BDD
9 58 (15.80%) Test Strategy
10 54 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (14.71%) Defect Management
11 51 (13.90%) Manual Testing
11 51 (13.90%) Non-Functional Testing
12 50 (13.62%) Scrum
13 48 (13.08%) Automated Testing
13 48 (13.08%) Automation Testing
14 47 (12.81%) Regression Testing
15 45 (12.26%) Waterfall
16 42 (11.44%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.96%) SQL
2 136 (37.06%) Java
3 57 (15.53%) C#
4 32 (8.72%) JavaScript
5 22 (5.99%) Ruby
6 21 (5.72%) C
7 20 (5.45%) Python
8 17 (4.63%) C++
9 16 (4.36%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.27%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.91%) VBA
12 5 (1.36%) PHP
13 4 (1.09%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.82%) Groovy
14 3 (0.82%) VBScript
15 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 242 (65.94%) ISEB
2 75 (20.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 72 (19.62%) Degree
4 48 (13.08%) Security Cleared
5 37 (10.08%) DV Cleared
6 29 (7.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.72%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.09%) MBCS
10 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) PMP
11 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (54.77%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.27%) MiFID
3 1 (0.27%) SDET
3 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (2.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 58 (15.80%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.36%) Puppet
3 3 (0.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 82 (22.34%) Oracle
2 73 (19.89%) HP
3 51 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 34 (9.26%) SAP
5 29 (7.90%) Siebel
6 27 (7.36%) Sun
7 10 (2.72%) ESRI
7 10 (2.72%) Fujitsu
7 10 (2.72%) Google
7 10 (2.72%) Lumension
7 10 (2.72%) Sophos
8 9 (2.45%) ATG
8 9 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.18%) Cognizant
9 8 (2.18%) IBM
10 7 (1.91%) Charles River
11 5 (1.36%) EMC
11 5 (1.36%) Pega
12 4 (1.09%) hybris
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £47,500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Function 22
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum & package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969 - £62239 per annum + allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Full package & Yearly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 7.5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago
London
The Curve Group
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago