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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 15 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 18.92% 25.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 32.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
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
14 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 37.84% 77.78% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 8
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) QA
2 11 (78.57%) Ruby
2 11 (78.57%) Project Planning
2 11 (78.57%) Time Management
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Test Strategy
2 11 (78.57%) Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
2 11 (78.57%) Regression Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 11 (78.57%) InstallShield
2 11 (78.57%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) VoIP
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Solaris
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP Test Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Analyst
4 5 (35.71%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
6 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) Software QA Engineer
6 3 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) UML Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
7 2 (14.29%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
1 11 (78.57%) Solaris
1 11 (78.57%) Unix
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Project Planning
2 11 (78.57%) Regression Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Test Strategy
2 11 (78.57%) Time Management
2 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
2 11 (78.57%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat