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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 125 146 147
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 39 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.36% 1.27% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.11% 3.66% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 35
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £33,800 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
950 1147 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.15% 34.60% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 741 962 1137
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Southampton +21 9 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Fareham +13 8 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Portsmouth +6 6 £35,000 +2.94%
Farnborough +2 6 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £32,500 -
Aldershot -7 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Fleet -7 1 £42,500 +21.42%
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 69 (84.15%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (70.73%) Selenium
3 39 (47.56%) Test Automation
4 36 (43.90%) Software Testing
5 32 (39.02%) C#
6 31 (37.80%) Automated Testing
7 30 (36.59%) JIRA
7 30 (36.59%) Automation Testing
8 29 (35.37%) ISEB
9 28 (34.15%) HP UFT
10 27 (32.93%) Scrum
10 27 (32.93%) Manual Testing
11 25 (30.49%) Degree
12 24 (29.27%) Java
13 22 (26.83%) QA
14 20 (24.39%) .NET
14 20 (24.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 20 (24.39%) SDLC
15 19 (23.17%) SoapUI
15 19 (23.17%) WebDriver
16 18 (21.95%) Test Scripting
17 16 (19.51%) Test Management
17 16 (19.51%) TDD
17 16 (19.51%) SQL
17 16 (19.51%) BDD
18 15 (18.29%) Integration Testing
19 13 (15.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
20 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
21 11 (13.41%) Confluence
21 11 (13.41%) Microsoft

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 11 (13.41%) Confluence
1 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Project
2 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) VLAN
1 1 (1.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (70.73%) Selenium
2 30 (36.59%) JIRA
3 28 (34.15%) HP UFT
4 19 (23.17%) SoapUI
4 19 (23.17%) WebDriver
5 9 (10.98%) Eclipse
5 9 (10.98%) IntelliJ
5 9 (10.98%) JIRA Agile
5 9 (10.98%) JMeter
5 9 (10.98%) LoadRunner
5 9 (10.98%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.32%) Zephyr
7 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.10%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.10%) WatiN
8 4 (4.88%) Bugzilla
8 4 (4.88%) Ranorex
8 4 (4.88%) Testopia
9 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.44%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Electronics
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Test Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Analyst
3 23 (28.05%) Test Analyst
4 16 (19.51%) Test Manager
5 14 (17.07%) Software Test Engineer
6 12 (14.63%) Automation Test Analyst
6 12 (14.63%) Software Analyst
6 12 (14.63%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.66%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) QA Leader
9 3 (3.66%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.44%) OAT Manager
10 2 (2.44%) QA Test Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Report Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) .NET
2 10 (12.20%) HTML
3 9 (10.98%) Web Services
4 7 (8.54%) CSS
5 6 (7.32%) JMS
6 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Linux
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 4 (4.88%) Android
3 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (84.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (47.56%) Test Automation
3 36 (43.90%) Software Testing
4 31 (37.80%) Automated Testing
5 30 (36.59%) Automation Testing
6 27 (32.93%) Manual Testing
6 27 (32.93%) Scrum
7 20 (24.39%) SDLC
8 18 (21.95%) Test Scripting
9 16 (19.51%) BDD
9 16 (19.51%) TDD
9 16 (19.51%) Test Management
10 15 (18.29%) Integration Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
12 10 (12.20%) Functional Testing
12 10 (12.20%) ITIL
12 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.98%) Coaching
13 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
13 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) C#
2 24 (29.27%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) SQL
4 6 (7.32%) C
4 6 (7.32%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) Perl
5 5 (6.10%) Ruby
6 4 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) ISEB
2 25 (30.49%) Degree
3 20 (24.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (15.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) HP
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Remedy
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) Capita
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
Whiteley - Hampshire
IBS Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 per year (Depends on Experience)
Posted: 27 days ago