The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 38 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 1.20% 1.03% 7.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 5.13% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £52,500 £30,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.13% +24.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
ISTQB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 15.57% 20.00% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Winchester

ISTQB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NSubstitute
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) NSubstitute
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#