The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 / Woking
Rank 37 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.24% 3.03% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 9.52% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Median salary £52,500 £33,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% -  
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 Woking.

Academic & Professional Certification
Woking
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 70 84 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 29.05% 31.82% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 125
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 £32,200 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Woking

ISTQB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Woking

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 Woking region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
1 10 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Back Office
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 8 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago