The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 48 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 24 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.27% - 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.59% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 6
Median salary £32,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £32,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 Wiltshire region.

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
207 357 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.20% 35.00% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 183 312 279
Median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Wiltshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Swindon - 14 £32,500 - 4
Malmesbury - 6 £60,000 -
Chippenham - 4 £27,500 -
ISTQB
South West

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 34 (97.14%) ISEB
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (60.00%) QA
4 16 (45.71%) Selenium
4 16 (45.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 15 (42.86%) BDD
6 14 (40.00%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) Regression Testing
8 12 (34.29%) SOAP
9 11 (31.43%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
10 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 10 (28.57%) JIRA
11 9 (25.71%) GlassFish
11 9 (25.71%) TDD
11 9 (25.71%) Banking
11 9 (25.71%) Retail
11 9 (25.71%) Subversion
11 9 (25.71%) JMeter
11 9 (25.71%) JUnit
11 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
11 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
11 9 (25.71%) Android
11 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
11 9 (25.71%) RESTful
11 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (25.71%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Selenium
2 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 10 (28.57%) JIRA
4 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
4 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.71%) JMeter
4 9 (25.71%) JUnit
4 9 (25.71%) Subversion
5 7 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 7 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (17.14%) Appium
6 6 (17.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (17.14%) Calabash
6 6 (17.14%) Gatling
6 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (17.14%) The Grinder
7 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.71%) FitNesse
8 2 (5.71%) JBehave
8 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Test Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Test Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Business Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Software Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Test Manager
5 5 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) QA Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Manager
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) SOAP
2 9 (25.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Android
1 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (42.86%) BDD
4 13 (37.14%) Regression Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
6 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing
7 9 (25.71%) TDD
8 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
9 7 (20.00%) Load Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (20.00%) System Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.14%) Defect Management
10 6 (17.14%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.86%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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