The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 87 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 15 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.29% 1.61% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.32% 6.60% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 10
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
282 212 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.29% 24.45% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 246 191 265
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton -17 13 £31,500 -3.07% 1
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (33.33%) V-Model
4 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) QA
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Test Management
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Selenium
7 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (9.52%) VBScript
7 2 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) MS Office
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
1 17 (80.95%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Junior
3 5 (23.81%) Junior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.52%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) V-Model
2 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Test Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) RDF
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Family Investments
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 days ago