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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 63
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester - 3.11% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category - 16.67% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -6.66%  

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 Winchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 36 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 15.32% 18.65% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 43
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% +9.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy