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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 53 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 39 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.75% 0.69% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.73% 3.49% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 19
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,014 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
220 229 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.15% 19.78% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 174 152 307
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,613
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 +40 32 £35,000 -20.45% 5
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 49 (98.00%) ISEB
2 45 (90.00%) Selenium
3 35 (70.00%) QA
4 34 (68.00%) Automated Testing
5 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (54.00%) WebDriver
7 25 (50.00%) Regression Testing
7 25 (50.00%) SQL
8 24 (48.00%) Scrum
9 23 (46.00%) Manual Testing
10 21 (42.00%) Java
10 21 (42.00%) JUnit
10 21 (42.00%) JMeter
11 19 (38.00%) Degree
12 18 (36.00%) Software Testing
12 18 (36.00%) C#
12 18 (36.00%) .NET
13 12 (24.00%) NUnit
13 12 (24.00%) MySQL
13 12 (24.00%) VB
13 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (24.00%) Software Delivery
13 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
13 12 (24.00%) TestNG
14 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (22.00%) Integration Testing
14 11 (22.00%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (22.00%) Functional Testing
14 11 (22.00%) IIS

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 11 (22.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (90.00%) Selenium
2 27 (54.00%) WebDriver
3 21 (42.00%) JMeter
3 21 (42.00%) JUnit
4 12 (24.00%) NUnit
4 12 (24.00%) TestNG
5 10 (20.00%) JIRA
5 10 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
6 5 (10.00%) Ant
6 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (10.00%) Gradle
6 5 (10.00%) Hudson
6 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (10.00%) jMock
6 5 (10.00%) Maven
6 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
8 2 (4.00%) WebPagetest
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Analyst
2 26 (52.00%) Tester
3 25 (50.00%) Test Analyst
4 24 (48.00%) Automation Tester
5 22 (44.00%) QA Analyst
6 21 (42.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 20 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 19 (38.00%) QA Automation Analyst
9 14 (28.00%) QA Tester
10 13 (26.00%) QA Engineer
11 12 (24.00%) QA Automation Tester
12 7 (14.00%) QA Automation Engineer
12 7 (14.00%) QA Leader
12 7 (14.00%) QA Test Engineer
12 7 (14.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 7 (14.00%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
13 6 (12.00%) Lead Test Analyst
13 6 (12.00%) Quality Engineer
13 6 (12.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) Ajax
3 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (10.00%) Java EE
3 5 (10.00%) JMS
3 5 (10.00%) REST
3 5 (10.00%) Spring
3 5 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) HTML5
4 4 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.00%) Social Media
5 2 (4.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Automated Testing
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 24 (48.00%) Scrum
5 23 (46.00%) Manual Testing
6 18 (36.00%) Software Testing
7 12 (24.00%) Software Delivery
8 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (22.00%) Functional Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Integration Testing
8 11 (22.00%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (22.00%) TDD
8 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (18.00%) Compatibility Testing
10 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
10 7 (14.00%) User Stories
10 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.00%) RAD
11 6 (12.00%) SDLC
12 5 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) VB
5 6 (12.00%) COBOL
6 5 (10.00%) Groovy
7 2 (4.00%) JCL
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (98.00%) ISEB
2 19 (38.00%) Degree
3 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (70.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) HP
2 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.00%) Rally
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