The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 54 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 26 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.12% 1.05% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.30% 4.48% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 14
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,151 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
230 201 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 27.61% 23.37% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 197 144 232
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Brighton

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 64 (94.12%) ISEB
2 58 (85.29%) Selenium
3 52 (76.47%) SQL
4 50 (73.53%) Automated Testing
5 48 (70.59%) Scrum
6 46 (67.65%) QA
7 39 (57.35%) Software Testing
7 39 (57.35%) Regression Testing
8 34 (50.00%) JMeter
8 34 (50.00%) Software Delivery
9 33 (48.53%) MySQL
10 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (33.82%) C#
12 21 (30.88%) Manual Testing
13 19 (27.94%) WebDriver
13 19 (27.94%) Exploratory Testing
13 19 (27.94%) Java
13 19 (27.94%) .NET
14 18 (26.47%) JUnit
15 15 (22.06%) NUnit
16 14 (20.59%) VB
16 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
16 14 (20.59%) TestNG
16 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
17 13 (19.12%) Degree
18 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
19 7 (10.29%) JIRA
19 7 (10.29%) Selenium IDE
20 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
20 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) DB2
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (85.29%) Selenium
2 34 (50.00%) JMeter
3 19 (27.94%) WebDriver
4 18 (26.47%) JUnit
5 15 (22.06%) NUnit
6 14 (20.59%) TestNG
7 7 (10.29%) JIRA
7 7 (10.29%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.41%) Ant
9 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.41%) Gradle
9 3 (4.41%) Hudson
9 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.41%) jMock
9 3 (4.41%) Maven
10 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Tester
2 49 (72.06%) Analyst
3 45 (66.18%) Automation Tester
3 45 (66.18%) Test Analyst
4 37 (54.41%) QA Analyst
5 33 (48.53%) QA Test Analyst
5 33 (48.53%) QA Tester
6 30 (44.12%) Automation Test Analyst
6 30 (44.12%) QA Automation Analyst
6 30 (44.12%) QA Automation Tester
7 9 (13.24%) QA Leader
8 8 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
8 8 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
8 8 (11.76%) Lead Tester
8 8 (11.76%) Software Analyst
8 8 (11.76%) Test Leader
9 6 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Junior Test Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) Ajax
3 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.41%) Java EE
3 3 (4.41%) JMS
3 3 (4.41%) REST
3 3 (4.41%) Spring
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) HTML5
4 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Android
1 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) Automated Testing
2 48 (70.59%) Scrum
3 39 (57.35%) Regression Testing
3 39 (57.35%) Software Testing
4 34 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (30.88%) Manual Testing
7 19 (27.94%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
9 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 4 (5.88%) Automation Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Functional Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Test Management
11 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Web Testing
12 3 (4.41%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) C#
3 19 (27.94%) Java
4 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.59%) VB
5 3 (4.41%) Groovy
6 1 (1.47%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 64 (94.12%) ISEB
2 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.12%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (67.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
2 3 (4.41%) Rally
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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