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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 61 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.31% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 0.79% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 3
Median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
640 763 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.07% 88.72% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 597 658 674
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 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £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 21 January 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 27 (67.50%) ISEB
1 27 (67.50%) ISTQB
2 24 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 21 (52.50%) QA
3 21 (52.50%) Selenium
4 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
7 11 (27.50%) MySQL
7 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
8 10 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (22.50%) JMeter
9 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
10 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (17.50%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) EMC
12 6 (15.00%) Windows
12 6 (15.00%) Electronics
12 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (15.00%) TDD
12 6 (15.00%) SDLC
12 6 (15.00%) Open Source

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 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) JMeter
2 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Analyst
2 28 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 15 (37.50%) Software Analyst
4 14 (35.00%) QA Analyst
4 14 (35.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 12 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 10 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (25.00%) QA Tester
6 10 (25.00%) Tester
7 9 (22.50%) Automation Tester
7 9 (22.50%) QA Automation Analyst
7 9 (22.50%) QA Automation Tester
7 9 (22.50%) Test Leader
8 6 (15.00%) Test Manager
9 5 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) QA Leader
11 1 (2.50%) Quality Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
5 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
6 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (17.50%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) BDD
9 6 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Open Source
9 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) SDLC
9 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) ISEB
1 27 (67.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (52.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) EMC
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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