Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 2.23% 3.17% 5.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.16% 14.29% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 15
Winchester median annual salary £27,500 £24,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -55.45% +25.71%
10th Percentile £20,150 £21,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £40,500 £33,750 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.92% -27.78% +9.09%

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 Winchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Winchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 38 84 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 16.96% 22.22% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 73 74
Winchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.28% +4.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,775
90th Percentile £49,550 £66,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% -2.35%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Winchester

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Winchester

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Winchester over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Winchester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Winchester region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity

ISTQB
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Tester
1 3 (60.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 3 (60.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Web Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin