The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 19.57% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 30.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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 Walton-on-Thames region.

Qualifications Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 64.13% 41.18% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 14
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 26 (100.00%) ISEB
2 22 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 22 (84.62%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) C++
2 22 (84.62%) XML
2 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) Degree
3 21 (80.77%) Software Testing
4 19 (73.08%) C
5 17 (65.38%) QA
6 13 (50.00%) Ruby
6 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Time Management
6 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (50.00%) Project Planning
6 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Perl
6 13 (50.00%) UNIX
6 13 (50.00%) Windows
6 13 (50.00%) Solaris
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (50.00%) InstallShield
6 13 (50.00%) Python
6 13 (50.00%) VoIP
7 9 (34.62%) XML Schema
7 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
7 9 (34.62%) UML
7 9 (34.62%) Java

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Aerospace
2 9 (34.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) QA Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Business Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) UML Business Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Junior
7 4 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Solaris
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 21 (80.77%) Software Testing
3 13 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (50.00%) Time Management
3 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 9 (34.62%) UML
4 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
4 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 9 (34.62%) Software Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) Use Case
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow Management
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 19 (73.08%) C
3 13 (50.00%) Perl
3 13 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Ruby
4 9 (34.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) ISEB
2 22 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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