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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 71 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 19 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.24% 1.55% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.92% 9.30% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 14
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,507 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
174 172 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 20.52% 16.70% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 143 119 219
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 May 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Brighton

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 35 (97.22%) ISEB
2 32 (88.89%) Selenium
3 24 (66.67%) QA
4 23 (63.89%) Automated Testing
5 22 (61.11%) WebDriver
6 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (58.33%) Manual Testing
7 16 (44.44%) Java
7 16 (44.44%) JUnit
8 15 (41.67%) C#
8 15 (41.67%) .NET
9 14 (38.89%) Regression Testing
9 14 (38.89%) Selenium IDE
10 13 (36.11%) SQL
11 12 (33.33%) JMeter
11 12 (33.33%) Scrum
11 12 (33.33%) Degree
12 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
13 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
14 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
14 8 (22.22%) Social Media
14 8 (22.22%) Open Source
14 8 (22.22%) HTML5
14 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
14 8 (22.22%) SDLC
14 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 8 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
14 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared

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 8 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (88.89%) Selenium
2 22 (61.11%) WebDriver
3 16 (44.44%) JUnit
4 14 (38.89%) Selenium IDE
5 12 (33.33%) JMeter
6 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 8 (22.22%) LoadRunner
6 8 (22.22%) NUnit
6 8 (22.22%) TestNG
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
8 3 (8.33%) WebPagetest
9 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) QA Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) Tester
4 12 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 12 (33.33%) QA Analyst
5 11 (30.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 10 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (27.78%) QA Automation Analyst
7 8 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) Software QA Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) Software Quality Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) Test Engineer
8 7 (19.44%) QA Test Engineer
8 7 (19.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 7 (19.44%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (16.67%) QA Tester
10 4 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
11 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) HTML5
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 8 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 8 (22.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Android
1 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Automated Testing
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Manual Testing
3 14 (38.89%) Regression Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
6 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Open Source
7 8 (22.22%) RAD
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) COBOL
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) ISEB
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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