The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 25 14
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury - 0.86% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.89% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISTQB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

Qualifications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 53 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 35.21% 45.69% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 17
Median salary £58,750 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.76% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Banbury region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Banbury

ISTQB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Banbury region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 13 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) ISEB
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
4 10 (76.92%) V-Model
4 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
5 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
7 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (46.15%) Test Management
7 6 (46.15%) TestDirector
8 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
9 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
10 2 (15.38%) HP
11 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 1 (7.69%) WinRunner
11 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 1 (7.69%) Degree
11 1 (7.69%) QA
11 1 (7.69%) QARun
11 1 (7.69%) User Experience
11 1 (7.69%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) TestDirector
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) QARun
3 1 (7.69%) WinRunner
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Test Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manual Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
2 10 (76.92%) V-Model
2 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
5 6 (46.15%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago