The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling 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)
Kent / West Malling
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 1.96% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
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 West Malling region.

Qualifications Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 13.73% 16.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Median salary £65,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.03% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

The demand trend of job ads across the West Malling region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

ISTQB
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in West Malling

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

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 West Malling region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Ranorex
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Robot Framework
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) Health Informatics
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Resource Management
2 8 (88.89%) Informatics
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Ranorex
1 8 (88.89%) Robot Framework
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Test Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) REST
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Health Informatics
1 8 (88.89%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Resource Management
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
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