Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 49 45
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 0.62% 1.79% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 5.08% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £38,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +27.50% +3.45%
West Sussex median annual salary £30,500 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -29.89% +24.29% -9.09%

ISTQB 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 Gatwick with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 118 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 37.89% 35.12% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 108 50
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +58.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £25,500 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,500 £51,375
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Gatwick

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for ISTQB in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA