The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing - - 13.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 Worthing region.

Qualifications Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 26.53% 40.83% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 41
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,610 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Worthing

ISTQB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft