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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 62 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 30 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.29% 0.11% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 0.14% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Median salary £50,000 £36,690 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.27% -8.27%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
798 737 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.50% 83.75% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 669 603 943
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) ISEB
2 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
3 22 (64.71%) QA
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
4 20 (58.82%) SQL
5 19 (55.88%) MySQL
5 19 (55.88%) Regression Testing
5 19 (55.88%) JMeter
5 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
5 19 (55.88%) Software Delivery
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) EMC
6 9 (26.47%) Electronics
7 8 (23.53%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
9 4 (11.76%) .NET
9 4 (11.76%) C#
10 3 (8.82%) SaaS
11 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (2.94%) Java
12 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
12 1 (2.94%) TDD
12 1 (2.94%) NUnit
12 1 (2.94%) JIRA
12 1 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
12 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 19 (55.88%) JMeter
3 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Analyst
1 23 (67.65%) Test Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) Automation Test Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) QA Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) QA Automation Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) QA Test Analyst
3 20 (58.82%) Automation Tester
3 20 (58.82%) Tester
4 19 (55.88%) QA Automation Tester
4 19 (55.88%) QA Tester
5 17 (50.00%) Test Leader
6 8 (23.53%) Automation Test Lead
6 8 (23.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 8 (23.53%) Lead Tester
6 8 (23.53%) QA Leader
7 7 (20.59%) Team Leader
7 7 (20.59%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Scrum
2 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
2 19 (55.88%) Regression Testing
2 19 (55.88%) Software Delivery
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (2.94%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) ISEB
1 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) EMC
Brighton, East Sussex
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