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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 78 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 15 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.82% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 6.81% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 2
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
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
182 191 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 22.11% 21.51% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 131 159 138
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Brighton

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (95.65%) ISEB
2 19 (82.61%) Selenium
3 17 (73.91%) QA
4 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Manual Testing
6 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
6 10 (43.48%) Selenium IDE
6 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Degree
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Compatibility Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
8 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
8 8 (34.78%) HP
8 8 (34.78%) IIS
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
8 8 (34.78%) RAD
8 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
8 8 (34.78%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (34.78%) SDLC
9 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
9 7 (30.43%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) LoadRunner
9 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
9 7 (30.43%) .NET
9 7 (30.43%) DB2

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
3 10 (43.48%) Selenium IDE
4 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
4 7 (30.43%) JMeter
4 7 (30.43%) JUnit
4 7 (30.43%) LoadRunner
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 3 (13.04%) WebPagetest
7 2 (8.70%) WinRunner
8 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
8 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) QA Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Test Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Quality Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Test Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) QA Test Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Software QA Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Software Quality Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) QA Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML5
2 7 (30.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
1 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
1 7 (30.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Manual Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) RAD
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (30.43%) Open Source
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Line Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
1 7 (30.43%) COBOL
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) ISEB
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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