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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 71 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 17 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.97% 0.21% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.25% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
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
739 808 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 85.83% 84.78% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 638 688 836
Median salary £42,500 £43,300 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 19 (76.00%) QA
1 19 (76.00%) Selenium
2 18 (72.00%) ISTQB
2 18 (72.00%) ISEB
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Scrum
4 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
4 12 (48.00%) JMeter
4 12 (48.00%) MySQL
4 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (28.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) SaaS
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) EMC
7 4 (16.00%) Electronics
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) JIRA
9 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.00%) User Stories
9 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (4.00%) QA Automation

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 6 (24.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Selenium
2 12 (48.00%) JMeter
3 7 (28.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
1 19 (76.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) QA Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 12 (48.00%) Automation Tester
3 12 (48.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 12 (48.00%) QA Tester
3 12 (48.00%) Tester
4 10 (40.00%) Test Leader
5 7 (28.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
6 6 (24.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 6 (24.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 6 (24.00%) Lead Tester
6 6 (24.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (24.00%) QA Leader
6 6 (24.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (24.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Scrum
2 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (4.00%) QA Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) ISEB
1 18 (72.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (76.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) EMC
Brighton, East Sussex
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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