Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ISTQB Advanced Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL) formerly ISEB Advanced
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 721 518 714
Rank change year-on-year -203 +196 +64
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification 16 2 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.008% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.044% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 18
10th Percentile £49,125 - £40,808
25th Percentile £50,000 - £41,012
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% -11.11% +58.82%
75th Percentile £63,750 - £77,500
90th Percentile £67,500 - £82,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +4.35% +4.55%

ISTQB Advanced Certification 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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9,389 4,495 9,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.26% 18.43% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,655 3,638 7,636
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISTQB Advanced Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Advanced Certification in London

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification in London.

Salary trend for ISTQB Advanced Certification in London

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for ISTQB Advanced Certification in London

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London - 6 £58,750 - 1
ISTQB Advanced Certification
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification 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 London region with a requirement for ISTQB Advanced Certification.

1 16 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (56.25%) QA
4 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
5 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) Selenium
5 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (43.75%) Test Management
6 7 (43.75%) SDLC
7 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Social Skills
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
8 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (31.25%) REST
8 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 5 (31.25%) API Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) Coaching
9 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
3 3 (18.75%) Appium
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.25%) MSTest
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.25%) TestRail
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.25%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Test Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Android Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Android Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Python Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
5 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) REST
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
4 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 7 (43.75%) Test Management
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (31.25%) API Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Coaching
8 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft