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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 61 70
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley - 0.41% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.30% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +5.26%
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
113 154 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.46% 31.43% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 122
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Robot
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Robot
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Calabash
1 2 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebLOAD
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CSQA