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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 46 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.81% 0.88% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.15% 2.68% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Median salary £52,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
135 112 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 34.44% 32.75% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 104 150
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 14 (93.33%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) Back Office
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (66.67%) QA
5 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (60.00%) Open Source
6 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (60.00%) Web Testing
6 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
6 9 (60.00%) Ruby
6 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 9 (60.00%) HP UFT
6 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 9 (60.00%) Python
7 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
8 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (33.33%) CRM
8 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
9 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Finance
9 4 (26.67%) System Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
10 3 (20.00%) TDD

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:

Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Web Tester
5 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) Open Source
3 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Web Testing
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (60.00%) Python
1 9 (60.00%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) CODA
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