Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 21 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 1.79% 5.68% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 20.00% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Brentwood median annual salary - - £50,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +33.33%

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 7 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 12.50% 28.41% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 17
Brentwood median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,625 £23,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,875 £48,750 £61,250
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%

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 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brentwood region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM

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 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP