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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 30 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 5.95% 0.81% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.15% 1.43% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.26%
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
99 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 39.29% 56.45% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 93 68 68
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 October 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Redhill

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 15 (93.75%) ISEB
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) Open Source
8 2 (12.50%) Test Management
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Degree

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
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