The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 51 76 76
Rank change year-on-year +25 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.89% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 0.84% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -6.66%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 84 239 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 26.42% 35.72% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 80 147 146
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing ISTQB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Guildford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Guildford

ISTQB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Online Security
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Cyber Attack
1 5 (71.43%) Blockchain
1 5 (71.43%) Data Lake
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Blockchain
1 5 (71.43%) Data Lake
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Online Security
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago