The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 25 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.95% - 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £24,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
ISTQB
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.19% 30.10% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 35
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Gatwick

ISTQB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
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