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 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 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 33.33% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
Kent

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
10 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 41.67% 8.93% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in West Malling

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

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 West Malling region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 7 (77.78%) Robot Framework
3 7 (77.78%) Ranorex
3 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) Health Informatics
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) ETL
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
3 7 (77.78%) Informatics
3 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

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 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Ranorex
1 7 (77.78%) Robot Framework
1 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Test Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
1 7 (77.78%) Health Informatics
1 7 (77.78%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
1 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP