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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 100 62 77
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 14 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.98% 2.72% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 7.55% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 21
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
339 278 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.84% 35.96% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 301 264 343
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -30 14 £34,000 +13.33% 1
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 33 (100.00%) ISEB
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) Selenium
4 19 (57.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (54.55%) Automated Testing
6 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (45.45%) VBScript
7 15 (45.45%) VB
8 13 (39.39%) WebDriver
9 12 (36.36%) Finance
10 11 (33.33%) Scrum
10 11 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
11 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
11 10 (30.30%) QA
11 10 (30.30%) HP
11 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) Web Services
12 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 7 (21.21%) Degree
12 7 (21.21%) JIRA
13 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
13 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
13 6 (18.18%) BDD
13 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 6 (18.18%) Ruby
14 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
14 5 (15.15%) Test Management
14 5 (15.15%) V-Model

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Selenium
2 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (39.39%) WebDriver
4 11 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (21.21%) JIRA
6 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 4 (12.12%) TestNG
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Analyst
1 21 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Tester
3 10 (30.30%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) QA Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) V-Model
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) Test Management
6 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) VBScript
2 15 (45.45%) VB
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) ISEB
2 19 (57.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) HP
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