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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey / Redhill
Rank 26 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 6.74% 2.27% 4.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.82% 5.06% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 Redhill region.

Qualifications Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 79 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 30.90% 44.89% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 76 58
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

The demand trend of job ads across the Redhill region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Redhill

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Redhill region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 11 (55.00%) Test Strategy
3 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Selenium
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) HP UFT
5 8 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (40.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) JIRA
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) Defect Management
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) QA
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) Exploratory Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (40.00%) JIRA
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Test Leader
2 6 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Test Strategy
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) SDLC
8 5 (25.00%) Test Planning
8 5 (25.00%) V-Model
8 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C++
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) TOWER Software