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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 71 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.38% 0.94% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.06% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 2
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
689 756 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.56% 88.73% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 645 666 688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 19 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) ISEB
2 18 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 17 (51.52%) QA
3 17 (51.52%) Regression Testing
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) Selenium
5 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 8 (24.24%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.21%) Open Source
9 7 (21.21%) BDD
9 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
9 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
9 7 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (21.21%) SDLC
10 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (18.18%) Electronics
10 6 (18.18%) EMC
11 5 (15.15%) MySQL

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 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) JMeter
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 20 (60.61%) Test Analyst
3 14 (42.42%) Software Analyst
4 13 (39.39%) Software Test Analyst
5 9 (27.27%) QA Analyst
5 9 (27.27%) Test Leader
6 7 (21.21%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) Manual Test Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) QA Tester
7 6 (18.18%) Test Manager
7 6 (18.18%) Tester
8 5 (15.15%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
9 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Analyst
9 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Tester
10 2 (6.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (3.03%) QA Leader
11 1 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
11 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.03%) XHTML
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Regression Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
4 7 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (21.21%) Open Source
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
4 7 (21.21%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) ISEB
1 18 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) EMC