The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 56 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.24% 0.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
117 163 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 27.86% 29.16% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 93 101 135
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISTQB
West Sussex

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 24 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP