The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 39 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.83% 0.79% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £41,750 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
ISTQB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 144 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 42.47% 38.10% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 72 120 73
Average salary £34,500 £28,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 11 (91.67%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Ant
4 7 (58.33%) Maven
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) Selenium
5 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Test Management
9 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 1 (8.33%) Time Management
9 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (8.33%) Automotive
9 1 (8.33%) Scrum
9 1 (8.33%) ISEB

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
1 6 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
1 10 (83.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft