The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 83 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 1.17% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 4.01% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 20
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £32,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,400 £45,000
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 West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 324 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.94% 29.16% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 226 292 402
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ISTQB
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in West Sussex

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in West Sussex

ISTQB
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Horsham - 4 £38,500 -
Worthing +1 1 £23,500 -33.80%
Gatwick - 1 £24,000 -
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Capita
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Verification Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
1 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Test Management
2 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
2 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Capita
1 1 (7.69%) HP
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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