Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.20% 3.76% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 17.57% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Winchester median annual salary £21,500 £23,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.51% -57.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £19,450 £21,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £23,550 £28,750 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -

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 42 74 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 25.15% 21.39% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 40
Winchester median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% +6.06% -13.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,750 £64,475
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA