Period
to 23 October 2018

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 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 48 70
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.76% 1.81% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 6.31% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 17
Woking median annual salary £77,500 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +138.46% -38.10% +61.54%
10th Percentile £73,750 £27,300 £46,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £55,000 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +54.93% -11.25% +2.56%

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 Woking with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Woking
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 111 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 24.62% 28.68% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 54 96 168
Woking median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +19.50%
10th Percentile £27,725 £30,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,625 £63,125 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Woking region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ACF2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

ISTQB
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ACF2
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP