The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 43 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.58% 0.72% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.09% 2.68% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Median salary £47,000 £35,750 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.46% -23.93%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
ISTQB
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
109 112 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 25.53% 26.86% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 82
Median salary £47,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of job ads across the Crawley region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Crawley region.

ISTQB Salary Trend in Crawley

ISTQB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Crawley region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 9 (64.29%) Test Management
3 9 (64.29%) HP
4 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) MS Office
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
8 1 (7.14%) SaaS
8 1 (7.14%) ERP
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
1 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Automation Team Leader
1 9 (64.29%) Automation Test Lead
1 9 (64.29%) Team Leader
1 9 (64.29%) Test Leader
1 9 (64.29%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Test Management
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft