The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 53 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 18 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.59% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 0.47% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Median salary £39,151 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 849 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.03% 87.08% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 549 732 695
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Brighton

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

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 30 (65.22%) ISEB
1 30 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 29 (63.04%) Selenium
2 29 (63.04%) SQL
3 27 (58.70%) Regression Testing
4 24 (52.17%) QA
5 19 (41.30%) Automated Testing
5 19 (41.30%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) MySQL
5 19 (41.30%) Software Delivery
6 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (34.78%) JMeter
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
8 10 (21.74%) C#
8 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 9 (19.57%) Electronics
9 9 (19.57%) EMC
9 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
10 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
11 7 (15.22%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
13 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
14 4 (8.70%) JIRA
14 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
14 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
14 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
15 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
15 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
15 3 (6.52%) Selenium IDE

Software Testing
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 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (63.04%) Selenium
2 16 (34.78%) JMeter
3 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.52%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (19.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Analyst
2 30 (65.22%) Test Analyst
3 20 (43.48%) QA Analyst
4 17 (36.96%) Automation Test Analyst
4 17 (36.96%) QA Test Analyst
4 17 (36.96%) QA Tester
4 17 (36.96%) Tester
5 16 (34.78%) Automation Tester
5 16 (34.78%) QA Automation Analyst
5 16 (34.78%) QA Automation Tester
6 13 (28.26%) Test Leader
7 11 (23.91%) Software Analyst
8 9 (19.57%) Software Test Analyst
9 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) QA Leader
10 2 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Regression Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Automated Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
2 19 (41.30%) Software Delivery
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.22%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.35%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.17%) SDLC
11 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) ISEB
1 30 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (52.17%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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