The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Fareham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 59 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 0.79% - 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% - 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £25,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 37.47% 33.47% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 118 70 54
Average salary £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISTQB
Hampshire

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Fareham

ISTQB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) B2C
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 3 (37.50%) B2C
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft