The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 46 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.32% 2.69% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.08% 6.29% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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 Woking region.

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 143 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 32.34% 42.69% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68 136 192
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Woking

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Woking

ISTQB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Woking region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (50.00%) System Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) QA
7 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
7 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (12.50%) ATDD
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Web Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Manual Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) System Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) ATDD
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA