The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 122 126 169
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +43
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 67 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.93% 1.87% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 5.40% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 18
Median salary £52,500 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,200 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
ISTQB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1283 1241 1590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.96% 34.71% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 999 1268
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Hampshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Hampshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 17 £80,000 -
Southampton 0 10 £33,750 -18.67%
Basingstoke - 8 £32,500 -
Winchester -3 6 £40,750 +48.18% 1
Farnborough - 6 £43,750 -
Petersfield -19 3 - -
Fareham -17 1 £27,500 -34.13%
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 87 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (73.33%) Selenium
3 76 (72.38%) C#
4 61 (58.10%) QA
5 55 (52.38%) Test Automation
6 41 (39.05%) ISEB
6 41 (39.05%) HP UFT
7 39 (37.14%) SDLC
7 39 (37.14%) Defect Management
8 38 (36.19%) Java
9 37 (35.24%) Regression Testing
9 37 (35.24%) TDD
10 34 (32.38%) HP Quality Center
10 34 (32.38%) BDD
11 32 (30.48%) Test Strategy
12 31 (29.52%) WebDriver
12 31 (29.52%) Waterfall
12 31 (29.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 31 (29.52%) V-Model
13 29 (27.62%) Test Scripting
13 29 (27.62%) SQL
13 29 (27.62%) Test Planning
14 27 (25.71%) Ranorex
15 26 (24.76%) Cucumber
15 26 (24.76%) RUP
15 26 (24.76%) Scrum
16 25 (23.81%) Bugzilla
16 25 (23.81%) Risk Analysis
16 25 (23.81%) Testopia
17 22 (20.95%) Software Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.90%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) IaaS
1 2 (1.90%) PaaS
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) VLAN
2 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (73.33%) Selenium
2 41 (39.05%) HP UFT
3 31 (29.52%) WebDriver
4 27 (25.71%) Ranorex
5 26 (24.76%) Cucumber
6 25 (23.81%) Bugzilla
6 25 (23.81%) Testopia
7 19 (18.10%) JIRA
8 17 (16.19%) SoapUI
9 16 (15.24%) NUnit
10 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
11 10 (9.52%) SpecFlow
12 8 (7.62%) TeamCity
13 7 (6.67%) JMeter
13 7 (6.67%) Maven
14 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
15 4 (3.81%) NSubstitute
16 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
17 2 (1.90%) YouTrack
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Test Engineer
2 21 (20.00%) Tester
3 20 (19.05%) Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 19 (18.10%) Head of Testing
5 14 (13.33%) QA Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Automation Tester
7 12 (11.43%) Test Leader
8 11 (10.48%) Automation Test Lead
9 10 (9.52%) Developer
9 10 (9.52%) QA Test Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Test Manager
10 9 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Software Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) Software Test Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) UAT Engineer
12 7 (6.67%) Agile Tester
12 7 (6.67%) Automation Team Leader
12 7 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) HTML
3 8 (7.62%) Web Services
3 8 (7.62%) XHTML
3 8 (7.62%) XML
4 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.86%) CSS
5 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.95%) Ajax
6 1 (0.95%) REST
6 1 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Fintech
5 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Unix
3 9 (8.57%) Linux
4 5 (4.76%) AIX
4 5 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (52.38%) Test Automation
3 39 (37.14%) Defect Management
3 39 (37.14%) SDLC
4 37 (35.24%) Regression Testing
4 37 (35.24%) TDD
5 34 (32.38%) BDD
6 32 (30.48%) Test Strategy
7 31 (29.52%) V-Model
7 31 (29.52%) Waterfall
8 29 (27.62%) Test Planning
8 29 (27.62%) Test Scripting
9 26 (24.76%) RUP
9 26 (24.76%) Scrum
10 25 (23.81%) Risk Analysis
11 22 (20.95%) Software Testing
12 21 (20.00%) User Stories
13 20 (19.05%) Performance Testing
13 20 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (17.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (72.38%) C#
2 38 (36.19%) Java
3 29 (27.62%) SQL
4 6 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.71%) C++
4 6 (5.71%) PHP
4 6 (5.71%) Python
4 6 (5.71%) Ruby
5 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) C
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (39.05%) ISEB
2 31 (29.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 17 (16.19%) Degree
3 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (58.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.86%) HP
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) Telelogic
3 2 (1.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.95%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago