Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 108 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +127
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.17% 0.75% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 0
Brighton median annual salary £30,000 £25,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
East Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £25,500 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

ISTQB Foundation Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Brighton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 268 396 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 14.86% 24.77% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 243 339 323
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,370 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £64,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,450 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +15.87% -

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing ISTQB Foundation Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Brighton

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification in Brighton.

Salary trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) C#

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft