Period
to 23 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 54 66
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.18% 2.24% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.43% 7.48% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Woking median annual salary £28,000 £52,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.67% +55.56% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,650 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £32,200 £53,750 £35,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%

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 92 147 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 21.65% 29.94% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 102 137
Woking median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,375 £65,000 £57,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 April 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 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful

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 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA