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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 7 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 15.79% 3.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 30.77% 6.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
39 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 51.32% 50.54% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 31
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (93.33%) ISEB
1 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
1 14 (93.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Waterfall
3 12 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (80.00%) V-Model
4 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
5 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (46.67%) Test Management
6 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) TestDirector
8 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
10 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (6.67%) User Experience
11 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
11 1 (6.67%) Degree
11 1 (6.67%) QA
11 1 (6.67%) QARun
11 1 (6.67%) Project Management
11 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
11 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce

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 5 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) QARun
3 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Test Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manual Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
1 14 (93.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Waterfall
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) V-Model
4 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
5 7 (46.67%) Test Management
6 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
10 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 1 (6.67%) Project Management
10 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago