The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 21 17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 1.06% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.45% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
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 Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.58% 30.85% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Sussex