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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 61 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.51% 1.04% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.05% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 5
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%

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
724 855 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.31% 98.50% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 671 760 762
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (75.00%) Selenium
3 21 (58.33%) Scrum
4 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
7 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
7 15 (41.67%) SQL
8 14 (38.89%) ISEB
8 14 (38.89%) TDD
8 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
9 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
9 13 (36.11%) .NET
10 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
11 10 (27.78%) Software Delivery
11 10 (27.78%) MySQL
11 10 (27.78%) XML
11 10 (27.78%) BDD
11 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.00%) JMeter
13 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.22%) HTML
13 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
13 8 (22.22%) SDLC
14 7 (19.44%) JIRA
14 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
15 6 (16.67%) WebDriver

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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Selenium
2 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
4 9 (25.00%) JMeter
5 7 (19.44%) JIRA
6 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.11%) CircleCI
7 4 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (11.11%) Protractor
8 2 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) XML
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
5 4 (11.11%) Node.js
5 4 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Scrum
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
5 14 (38.89%) TDD
6 10 (27.78%) BDD
6 10 (27.78%) Software Delivery
6 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
8 8 (22.22%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (8.33%) Open Source
11 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.78%) Migration
12 1 (2.78%) Security Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) ISEB
2 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
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