Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 63 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.17% 0.67% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 4.41% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Newbury median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +110.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +26.67%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newbury
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 167 68 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 27.88% 15.14% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 63 181
Newbury median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% -10.53% +46.15%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +9.38% +4.35%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newbury.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Newbury

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Appium
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Android

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) Appium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) QA Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP