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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 22 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.25% 0.60% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 6.25% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +61.53%
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 Winchester region.

Qualifications Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 40.00% 9.64% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 35
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Winchester region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 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 Winchester region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
3 11 (84.62%) MS Project
3 11 (84.62%) JIRA
3 11 (84.62%) Manual Testing
3 11 (84.62%) Confluence
3 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (84.62%) SDLC
4 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 10 (76.92%) Degree
4 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
5 9 (69.23%) Remedy
5 9 (69.23%) Selenium
5 9 (69.23%) Test Management
5 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
5 9 (69.23%) Coaching
6 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
6 8 (61.54%) ITIL
7 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) UML
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 1 (7.69%) Waterfall

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 11 (84.62%) Confluence
1 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Project
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
3 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 11 (84.62%) Manual Testing
3 11 (84.62%) SDLC
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
4 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
5 9 (69.23%) Coaching
5 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
5 9 (69.23%) Test Management
6 8 (61.54%) ITIL
7 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) UML
8 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Remedy