Despite tech industry layoffs, jobs asking for ISTQB are still booming. Learn why.
Why Are U.S. Jobs Requesting ISTQB Still Going Strong?
Jobs Requesting ISTQB Are Still Going Strong
Tech layoffs continue to be in the news. Yet U.S. job postings requesting ISTQB Certification are still going strong. There are jobs found coast to coast, in companies small and large, and in diverse industries. Examples of companies posting jobs requesting ISTQB certification include John Deere, Netflix, Deloitte, and Ford Motor Company.
Why is ISTQB certification from ASTQB in demand?
The answer is likely "Trend #3" from this article on how testers and managers can be ready for any economy. The trend? "The amount of work doesn’t drop as quickly as the number of staff to do that work." In other words, if you have to "do more with less," then you want testers with ISTQB certification from ASTQB.
What does this mean for you? Future proof your career with ISTQB Foundation Level and then add advanced and specialty certifications. That will help your career at your current company now – and if you ever need to find a new job, you'll be in a much better position.