Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +31 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.50% 0.24% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 0.71% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £50,000 - £27,000
10th Percentile £47,500 - £24,900
90th Percentile £52,500 - £28,700
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% -17.07%

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 Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 140 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 29.70% 33.82% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 59 130 130
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Hemel Hempstead

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Release Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner