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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 53 91 109
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 40 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.41% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.52% 3.01% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 8
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
216 166 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.79% 18.24% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 104 319
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,829
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 52 (100.00%) ISEB
2 46 (88.46%) Selenium
3 42 (80.77%) Automated Testing
4 35 (67.31%) Scrum
4 35 (67.31%) SQL
5 32 (61.54%) QA
6 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (50.00%) Manual Testing
7 24 (46.15%) WebDriver
8 23 (44.23%) Software Testing
9 21 (40.38%) Regression Testing
9 21 (40.38%) JMeter
9 21 (40.38%) .NET
9 21 (40.38%) C#
10 20 (38.46%) Java
11 19 (36.54%) JUnit
11 19 (36.54%) Software Delivery
12 18 (34.62%) MySQL
13 17 (32.69%) NUnit
14 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
14 16 (30.77%) TestNG
14 16 (30.77%) VB
14 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
15 11 (21.15%) Degree
16 8 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
17 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
17 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
17 4 (7.69%) SaaS
17 4 (7.69%) TDD
18 3 (5.77%) JIRA

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 3 (5.77%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (88.46%) Selenium
2 24 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 21 (40.38%) JMeter
4 19 (36.54%) JUnit
5 17 (32.69%) NUnit
6 16 (30.77%) TestNG
7 8 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.77%) JIRA
8 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Tester
2 35 (67.31%) Automation Tester
3 32 (61.54%) Analyst
4 29 (55.77%) Test Analyst
5 28 (53.85%) QA Analyst
6 26 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 22 (42.31%) Automation Test Analyst
7 22 (42.31%) QA Automation Analyst
8 21 (40.38%) QA Tester
9 18 (34.62%) QA Automation Tester
10 9 (17.31%) QA Leader
11 8 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
11 8 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
11 8 (15.38%) Lead Tester
11 8 (15.38%) Test Leader
12 7 (13.46%) QA Engineer
13 5 (9.62%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 4 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
14 4 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
14 4 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) HTML5
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
1 3 (5.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Android
1 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Automated Testing
2 35 (67.31%) Scrum
3 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 23 (44.23%) Software Testing
5 21 (40.38%) Regression Testing
6 19 (36.54%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 4 (7.69%) TDD
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.77%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Open Source
8 3 (5.77%) RAD
8 3 (5.77%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) C#
3 20 (38.46%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) VB
5 3 (5.77%) COBOL
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) ISEB
2 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 11 (21.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) HP
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