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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 0.46% - 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £28,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% -6.41%  

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 Hemel Hempstead.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 74 133 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 33.79% 44.93% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 70 104 151
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 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 22 June 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

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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 1 (100.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA