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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 53 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 0.83% 3.36% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 9.80% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
43 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 17.84% 34.23% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 45
Average salary £38,125 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.03% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,350 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) NUnit
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) QA

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP