The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 72 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 18 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.18% 1.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
820 799 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.39% 98.64% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 759 718 775
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (63.64%) Selenium
3 16 (48.48%) Regression Testing
4 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 11 (33.33%) SDLC
6 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) JMeter
7 9 (27.27%) TDD
7 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (27.27%) BDD
8 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
8 8 (24.24%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) ISEB
9 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) JUnit
10 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
10 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
10 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Cucumber

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Selenium
2 10 (30.30%) JMeter
2 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.18%) JUnit
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Regression Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
2 11 (33.33%) SDLC
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
4 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (9.09%) Open Source
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
1 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (18.18%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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