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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 46 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 53 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.68% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.06% 4.10% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 12
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
278 195 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.54% 18.73% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 229 137 324
Median salary £41,127 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +42 43 £35,000 +16.66% 3
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 71 (100.00%) ISEB
2 63 (88.73%) Selenium
3 49 (69.01%) Automated Testing
4 48 (67.61%) QA
5 43 (60.56%) SQL
5 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (59.15%) Scrum
7 40 (56.34%) Regression Testing
8 37 (52.11%) JMeter
9 35 (49.30%) WebDriver
10 34 (47.89%) Java
11 33 (46.48%) JUnit
12 29 (40.85%) Manual Testing
13 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
14 25 (35.21%) Degree
15 24 (33.80%) Software Delivery
16 23 (32.39%) MySQL
17 22 (30.99%) Exploratory Testing
18 21 (29.58%) C#
19 20 (28.17%) .NET
20 19 (26.76%) NUnit
21 18 (25.35%) TDD
21 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
21 18 (25.35%) VB
21 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
21 18 (25.35%) TestNG
22 17 (23.94%) JIRA
22 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
22 17 (23.94%) Unit Testing
22 17 (23.94%) Integration Testing

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 (23.94%) IIS
2 13 (18.31%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 63 (88.73%) Selenium
2 37 (52.11%) JMeter
3 35 (49.30%) WebDriver
4 33 (46.48%) JUnit
5 19 (26.76%) NUnit
6 18 (25.35%) TestNG
7 17 (23.94%) JIRA
8 14 (19.72%) SoapUI
9 13 (18.31%) Ant
9 13 (18.31%) Cucumber
9 13 (18.31%) Gradle
9 13 (18.31%) Hudson
9 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
9 13 (18.31%) jMock
9 13 (18.31%) Maven
10 8 (11.27%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Analyst
1 44 (61.97%) Tester
2 41 (57.75%) Automation Tester
3 40 (56.34%) Test Analyst
4 32 (45.07%) Automation Test Analyst
5 31 (43.66%) QA Analyst
6 28 (39.44%) QA Test Analyst
7 25 (35.21%) QA Tester
8 24 (33.80%) QA Automation Analyst
9 22 (30.99%) QA Automation Tester
10 9 (12.68%) QA Leader
11 8 (11.27%) Automation Test Lead
11 8 (11.27%) Lead Test Analyst
11 8 (11.27%) Lead Tester
11 8 (11.27%) QA Engineer
11 8 (11.27%) Test Leader
12 4 (5.63%) Manual Test Analyst
12 4 (5.63%) Quality Engineer
12 4 (5.63%) Software Analyst
13 3 (4.23%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) Web Services
3 13 (18.31%) Ajax
3 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
3 13 (18.31%) Java EE
3 13 (18.31%) JMS
3 13 (18.31%) REST
3 13 (18.31%) Spring
3 13 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 2 (2.82%) HTML5
4 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Social Media
4 2 (2.82%) VSAM
5 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Android
1 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Automated Testing
2 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (59.15%) Scrum
4 40 (56.34%) Regression Testing
5 29 (40.85%) Manual Testing
6 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
7 24 (33.80%) Software Delivery
8 22 (30.99%) Exploratory Testing
9 18 (25.35%) TDD
10 17 (23.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (23.94%) Functional Testing
10 17 (23.94%) Integration Testing
10 17 (23.94%) System Integration Testing
10 17 (23.94%) Unit Testing
11 15 (21.13%) Compatibility Testing
11 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
11 15 (21.13%) User Stories
12 13 (18.31%) BDD
12 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (18.31%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 34 (47.89%) Java
3 21 (29.58%) C#
4 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.35%) VB
5 13 (18.31%) Groovy
6 4 (5.63%) COBOL
7 2 (2.82%) JCL
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) ISEB
2 25 (35.21%) Degree
3 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (67.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Atlassian
1 13 (18.31%) Rally
2 4 (5.63%) HP
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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