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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 38 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.05% 0.88% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 3.23% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% +12.06%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
68 93 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.95% 27.43% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 112
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £25,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Woking region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Woking

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 22 (100.00%) ISEB
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Selenium
3 19 (86.36%) Back Office
4 14 (63.64%) QA
4 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (59.09%) Open Source
5 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
5 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Web Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
5 13 (59.09%) Test Strategy
5 13 (59.09%) HP UFT
5 13 (59.09%) Linux
5 13 (59.09%) Python
5 13 (59.09%) Ruby
5 13 (59.09%) VMware
6 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
7 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (31.82%) JIRA
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 6 (27.27%) C#
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (27.27%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Selenium
2 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
2 13 (59.09%) HP UFT
3 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
4 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
4 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (86.36%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 13 (59.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 13 (59.09%) Senior Test Engineer
1 13 (59.09%) Test Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 13 (59.09%) Open Source
3 13 (59.09%) Test Strategy
3 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (59.09%) Web Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) BDD
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Load Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
1 13 (59.09%) Python
1 13 (59.09%) Ruby
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) CODA