Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 46 36
Rank change year-on-year +26 -10 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 4.55% 2.52% 4.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 16.00% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Brentwood median annual salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -27.27%

ISTQB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Brentwood
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 50 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 22.73% 15.77% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 51
Brentwood median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £23,650 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,750 £61,250 £105,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +13.75% -11.11%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentwood.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Brentwood

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Specialist
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Test Specialist
1 4 (100.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) HP