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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 16 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 6.06% 16.88% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 20.97% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Median salary £31,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
18 62 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 54.55% 80.52% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 57 12
Median salary £39,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.39% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Walton-on-Thames region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016, 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 Walton-on-Thames region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) ISEB
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
2 11 (91.67%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Time Management
2 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Test Strategy
2 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Aerospace
2 11 (91.67%) Automotive
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Regression Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) InstallShield
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Solaris
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Perl

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames 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 11 (91.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) Aerospace
2 11 (91.67%) Automotive
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 7 (58.33%) Junior
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Automation Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Systems Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Tester
4 4 (33.33%) Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Junior QA Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Solaris
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Regression Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
1 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
1 11 (91.67%) Test Strategy
1 11 (91.67%) Time Management
1 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat