Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 98 -
Rank change year-on-year -40 - +141
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 5 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.23% 1.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 7.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 41 0
East Sussex median annual salary £37,000 £25,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.10% - -
South East median annual salary £36,500 £31,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +15.87% -17.11% -5.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 272 376 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.74% 21.72% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 229 343 349
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,250 £23,596
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £51,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -46 4 £37,000 +45.10%
Hove -8 1 £55,000 +115.69%
ISTQB Foundation Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (20.00%) ISMS
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) IIBA
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft