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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 68 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 20 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.50% 1.35% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.62% 6.71% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 11
Median salary £25,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
208 164 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.03% 20.12% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 193 123 154
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017, 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 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (67.50%) C#
3 27 (67.50%) .NET
4 26 (65.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (52.50%) ISEB
7 19 (47.50%) Regression Testing
8 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
8 17 (42.50%) QA
9 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
10 14 (35.00%) Selenium
11 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
12 12 (30.00%) SQL
13 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
14 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 8 (20.00%) TDD
15 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
15 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (20.00%) BDD
16 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
16 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
16 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
16 7 (17.50%) Windows
16 7 (17.50%) Open Source
16 7 (17.50%) SDLC
16 7 (17.50%) Defect Tracking
17 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
18 5 (12.50%) 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 1 (2.50%) Confluence
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) Hudson
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) jMock
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) MSTest
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Analyst
2 38 (95.00%) Test Analyst
3 23 (57.50%) Tester
4 19 (47.50%) Junior
4 19 (47.50%) Junior Analyst
4 19 (47.50%) Junior Test Analyst
4 19 (47.50%) Junior Tester
5 14 (35.00%) Software Analyst
6 13 (32.50%) Software Test Analyst
7 8 (20.00%) QA Analyst
8 7 (17.50%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Tester
9 4 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) QA Automation Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
10 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Quality Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
3 1 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Regression Testing
3 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
4 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (20.00%) BDD
6 8 (20.00%) TDD
7 7 (17.50%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (17.50%) Open Source
7 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Scrum
9 5 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Test Management
10 4 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Groovy
3 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 21 (52.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
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