The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 36 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 2.34% 1.98% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 3.23% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £30,250 £31,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.20% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,250 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,250 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Redhill region.

Qualifications Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 31.78% 61.39% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 65
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Redhill

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Redhill

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
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