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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 76 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.08% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 1.07% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,500 £51,425
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
ISTQB
South West

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
294 375 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.72% 32.19% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 252 313 236
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 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
Swindon +14 9 £45,750 -12.85%
Melksham - 1 £40,000 -
ISTQB
South West

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) ISEB
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 16 (72.73%) Java
5 15 (68.18%) HTML
5 15 (68.18%) Oracle
5 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
5 15 (68.18%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (68.18%) Hibernate
5 15 (68.18%) Spring
5 15 (68.18%) JBehave
5 15 (68.18%) Cucumber
6 13 (59.09%) Selenium
6 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
7 11 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 11 (50.00%) JUnit
8 9 (40.91%) Build Automation
9 6 (27.27%) XML
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 5 (22.73%) CSS
10 5 (22.73%) Apache
10 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 5 (22.73%) QA
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (18.18%) Ant
11 4 (18.18%) Project Management
11 4 (18.18%) Maven
11 4 (18.18%) Subversion

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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Cucumber
1 15 (68.18%) JBehave
2 13 (59.09%) Selenium
3 11 (50.00%) JUnit
3 11 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Ant
5 4 (18.18%) Maven
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
4 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Trainee
5 1 (4.55%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Hibernate
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Build Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft