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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley - 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
102 144 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 24.76% 28.18% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 78 109 152
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 15 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HP

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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