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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 60 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.59% 0.31% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.31% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Median salary £36,250 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
QA Analyst
East Sussex

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
688 956 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.14% 98.05% 99.58%
Number of salaries quoted 622 843 826
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) QA
2 35 (92.11%) Selenium
3 29 (76.32%) Scrum
4 23 (60.53%) SQL
5 22 (57.89%) Automated Testing
6 21 (55.26%) ISEB
7 20 (52.63%) Software Testing
7 20 (52.63%) ISTQB
8 19 (50.00%) Regression Testing
9 18 (47.37%) MySQL
9 18 (47.37%) Software Delivery
10 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (42.11%) JMeter
12 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
13 12 (31.58%) TDD
14 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
15 10 (26.32%) XML
15 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
16 8 (21.05%) BDD
16 8 (21.05%) JIRA
16 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (21.05%) HTML
17 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
18 6 (15.79%) Java
18 6 (15.79%) .NET
18 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
19 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
20 4 (10.53%) Protractor
20 4 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
20 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (92.11%) Selenium
2 16 (42.11%) JMeter
3 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
4 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
5 8 (21.05%) JIRA
6 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 4 (10.53%) CircleCI
7 4 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (10.53%) Protractor
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
4 6 (15.79%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) Node.js
5 4 (10.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Scrum
2 22 (57.89%) Automated Testing
3 20 (52.63%) Software Testing
4 19 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 18 (47.37%) Software Delivery
6 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) TDD
8 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
9 8 (21.05%) BDD
9 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
11 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (7.89%) Exploratory Testing
13 2 (5.26%) Security Testing
14 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Management
14 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
14 1 (2.63%) System Testing
14 1 (2.63%) Test Management
14 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
14 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) ISEB
2 20 (52.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
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