The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire / Fareham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 57 43
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14  
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 0.84% 0.66% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 1.89% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £27,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.62% -29.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,600 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,400 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% -4.48%  

ISTQB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Fareham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 106 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 25.10% 34.98% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 56 103 94
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham citing ISTQB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Fareham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Fareham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Fareham region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) JMeter
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
3 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 4 (40.00%) JMeter
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (10.00%) Gatling
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) System Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP