The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 62 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 30 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.84% 1.16% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 5.22% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 14
Median salary £34,788 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.23% +10.29%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
267 230 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 25.28% 22.22% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 230 170 277
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

ISTQB
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in East Sussex

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in East Sussex

ISTQB
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +28 27 £30,000 -25.00% 2
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 77 (96.25%) ISEB
2 69 (86.25%) Selenium
3 58 (72.50%) QA
4 52 (65.00%) SQL
4 52 (65.00%) Regression Testing
4 52 (65.00%) Automated Testing
5 48 (60.00%) Scrum
6 45 (56.25%) JMeter
7 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (48.75%) Software Testing
9 34 (42.50%) Software Delivery
10 33 (41.25%) MySQL
11 30 (37.50%) Java
11 30 (37.50%) WebDriver
12 29 (36.25%) JUnit
13 26 (32.50%) Degree
14 23 (28.75%) Manual Testing
15 22 (27.50%) C#
16 19 (23.75%) Integration Testing
16 19 (23.75%) System Integration Testing
16 19 (23.75%) Exploratory Testing
17 18 (22.50%) JIRA
17 18 (22.50%) .NET
17 18 (22.50%) TDD
18 17 (21.25%) IIS
18 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
18 17 (21.25%) Unit Testing
18 17 (21.25%) Functional Testing
19 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (20.00%) Finance

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 17 (21.25%) IIS
2 14 (17.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.25%) DB2
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (86.25%) Selenium
2 45 (56.25%) JMeter
3 30 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 29 (36.25%) JUnit
5 18 (22.50%) JIRA
6 15 (18.75%) NUnit
6 15 (18.75%) SoapUI
7 14 (17.50%) Ant
7 14 (17.50%) Cucumber
7 14 (17.50%) Gradle
7 14 (17.50%) Hudson
7 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
7 14 (17.50%) jMock
7 14 (17.50%) Maven
7 14 (17.50%) TestNG
8 7 (8.75%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (71.25%) Analyst
2 53 (66.25%) Test Analyst
3 51 (63.75%) Tester
4 45 (56.25%) Automation Tester
5 39 (48.75%) Automation Test Analyst
6 38 (47.50%) QA Analyst
7 34 (42.50%) QA Test Analyst
8 33 (41.25%) QA Tester
9 31 (38.75%) QA Automation Analyst
10 30 (37.50%) QA Automation Tester
11 9 (11.25%) QA Leader
12 8 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
12 8 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
12 8 (10.00%) Lead Tester
12 8 (10.00%) Software Analyst
12 8 (10.00%) Test Leader
13 7 (8.75%) QA Engineer
14 6 (7.50%) Software Test Analyst
15 4 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
16 3 (3.75%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 15 (18.75%) Web Services
3 14 (17.50%) Ajax
3 14 (17.50%) Hibernate
3 14 (17.50%) Java EE
3 14 (17.50%) JMS
3 14 (17.50%) REST
3 14 (17.50%) Spring
3 14 (17.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) HTML5
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.50%) VSAM
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Android
1 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Automated Testing
1 52 (65.00%) Regression Testing
2 48 (60.00%) Scrum
3 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (48.75%) Software Testing
5 34 (42.50%) Software Delivery
6 23 (28.75%) Manual Testing
7 19 (23.75%) Exploratory Testing
7 19 (23.75%) Integration Testing
7 19 (23.75%) System Integration Testing
8 18 (22.50%) TDD
9 17 (21.25%) Functional Testing
9 17 (21.25%) Unit Testing
10 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
11 15 (18.75%) Performance Testing
11 15 (18.75%) User Stories
12 14 (17.50%) BDD
12 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (17.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.00%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) Java
3 22 (27.50%) C#
4 14 (17.50%) Groovy
4 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) VB
5 3 (3.75%) COBOL
6 2 (2.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 77 (96.25%) ISEB
2 26 (32.50%) Degree
3 14 (17.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (72.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Atlassian
1 14 (17.50%) Rally
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
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