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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 136 132 172
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 44 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.37% 1.56% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 4.77% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 28
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,900 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +3.54%
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
1263 1196 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.25% 32.69% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 989 1260
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +10 13 £80,000 +220.00%
Farnborough - 8 £42,500 -
Southampton -15 5 £29,000 -30.12%
Winchester +3 3 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £25,000 -
Portsmouth +2 1 £25,000 -44.44% 1
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 91 (84.26%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (75.00%) Selenium
3 79 (73.15%) C#
4 56 (51.85%) Test Automation
5 54 (50.00%) QA
6 45 (41.67%) HP UFT
6 45 (41.67%) SDLC
7 43 (39.81%) Java
8 42 (38.89%) ISEB
8 42 (38.89%) Defect Management
9 41 (37.96%) HP Quality Center
10 40 (37.04%) Test Strategy
11 36 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 36 (33.33%) Test Planning
12 35 (32.41%) Waterfall
12 35 (32.41%) TDD
13 34 (31.48%) V-Model
14 33 (30.56%) BDD
14 33 (30.56%) Ranorex
15 32 (29.63%) RUP
16 31 (28.70%) Bugzilla
16 31 (28.70%) Risk Analysis
16 31 (28.70%) Testopia
17 30 (27.78%) Test Scripting
18 27 (25.00%) SQL
19 26 (24.07%) Scrum
19 26 (24.07%) Regression Testing
20 25 (23.15%) WebDriver
21 21 (19.44%) SoapUI
22 20 (18.52%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) IaaS
1 2 (1.85%) PaaS
1 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 81 (75.00%) Selenium
2 45 (41.67%) HP UFT
3 33 (30.56%) Ranorex
4 31 (28.70%) Bugzilla
4 31 (28.70%) Testopia
5 25 (23.15%) WebDriver
6 21 (19.44%) SoapUI
7 19 (17.59%) Cucumber
8 15 (13.89%) JIRA
9 14 (12.96%) NUnit
10 12 (11.11%) TeamCity
11 10 (9.26%) SpecFlow
12 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
13 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
13 6 (5.56%) YouTrack
14 5 (4.63%) JMeter
15 3 (2.78%) NSubstitute
15 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 2 (1.85%) Hudson
16 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.30%) Head of Testing
1 23 (21.30%) Tester
2 20 (18.52%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) Automation Tester
4 13 (12.04%) QA Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Test Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Test Manager
5 12 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 11 (10.19%) Software Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Software Test Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) Software Tester
8 9 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
8 9 (8.33%) Developer
9 8 (7.41%) Agile Tester
9 8 (7.41%) QA Test Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (6.48%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.52%) .NET
2 15 (13.89%) HTML
3 7 (6.48%) CSS
3 7 (6.48%) Web Services
3 7 (6.48%) XHTML
3 7 (6.48%) XML
4 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (0.93%) Ajax
6 1 (0.93%) REST
6 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 7 (6.48%) Replication
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Fintech
5 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (8.33%) Unix
3 6 (5.56%) Android
3 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.63%) AIX
4 5 (4.63%) Linux
4 5 (4.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (84.26%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (51.85%) Test Automation
3 45 (41.67%) SDLC
4 42 (38.89%) Defect Management
5 40 (37.04%) Test Strategy
6 36 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 35 (32.41%) TDD
7 35 (32.41%) Waterfall
8 34 (31.48%) V-Model
9 33 (30.56%) BDD
10 32 (29.63%) RUP
11 31 (28.70%) Risk Analysis
12 30 (27.78%) Test Scripting
13 26 (24.07%) Regression Testing
13 26 (24.07%) Scrum
14 20 (18.52%) Automated Testing
14 20 (18.52%) Software Testing
15 19 (17.59%) Performance Testing
16 18 (16.67%) User Stories
17 17 (15.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.15%) C#
2 43 (39.81%) Java
3 27 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (5.56%) Python
4 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (38.89%) ISEB
2 36 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 18 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (15.74%) Degree
5 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 41 (37.96%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) HP
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
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