Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 57 73
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.44% 3.25% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 10.53% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 6
Woking median annual salary £28,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.67% +61.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,200 £46,250 £26,125
90th Percentile £35,000 £58,750 £39,375
Surrey median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -11.88% +5.96% +7.86%

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 102 209 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 24.94% 30.92% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 94 158 196
Woking median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,375 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -1.73%

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 24 November 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
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (50.00%) SaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Selenium
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft