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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 102 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 3 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 1.01% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 3.46% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 18
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
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
321 318 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.02% 29.34% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 290 255 248
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 11 February 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
(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
Chichester -22 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Burgess Hill - 1 £40,000 -
ISTQB
South East

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) ISEB
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) Regression Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Manual Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
5 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
5 16 (57.14%) Waterfall
5 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 16 (57.14%) IIS
6 11 (39.29%) QA
7 10 (35.71%) Compatibility Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 10 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (32.14%) RAD
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
8 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 8 (28.57%) C#
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (25.00%) SDLC
10 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (7.14%) JUnit
3 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Tester
2 13 (46.43%) Software Tester
3 10 (35.71%) Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Test Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) QA Engineer
5 8 (28.57%) Web Tester
6 7 (25.00%) QA Tester
7 6 (21.43%) Applications Tester
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce Tester
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Tester
7 6 (21.43%) Software Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Systems Tester
7 6 (21.43%) Web Applications Tester
8 3 (10.71%) GUI Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) Regression Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Manual Testing
4 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 16 (57.14%) Waterfall
5 10 (35.71%) Compatibility Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 10 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 9 (32.14%) RAD
7 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) SDLC
8 6 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) HP
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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