The first table below looks at the demand for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 105 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.24% 3.66% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 12.39% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 22
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
313 234 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.26% 29.55% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 281 209 263
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
ISTQB
East Sussex

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Brighton

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (37.50%) QA
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) V-Model
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) Selenium
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) VBScript
8 1 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Test Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Junior
4 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) QA Tester
4 5 (31.25%) QA Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Junior Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Test Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) V-Model
2 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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