The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 66 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 39 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.17% 2.55% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.59% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 16
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1221 657 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.19% 98.50% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 599 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 43 (58.11%) Selenium
2 34 (45.95%) Finance
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 30 (40.54%) ISEB
4 29 (39.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 23 (31.08%) Scrum
5 23 (31.08%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (25.68%) Manual Testing
7 19 (25.68%) HP
8 18 (24.32%) .NET
8 18 (24.32%) Web Services
9 17 (22.97%) QA
10 16 (21.62%) Automated Testing
11 14 (18.92%) Software Testing
11 14 (18.92%) C#
12 13 (17.57%) XML
12 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
12 13 (17.57%) .NET Framework
12 13 (17.57%) NUnit
12 13 (17.57%) Test Management
13 11 (14.86%) WebDriver
13 11 (14.86%) Selenium IDE
14 10 (13.51%) SOAP
14 10 (13.51%) XSD
14 10 (13.51%) WSDL
14 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (12.16%) V-Model
16 8 (10.81%) JIRA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 43 (58.11%) Selenium
2 29 (39.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (17.57%) NUnit
4 11 (14.86%) WebDriver
4 11 (14.86%) Selenium IDE
5 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (10.81%) JIRA
7 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (45.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) Web Services
1 18 (24.32%) .NET
2 13 (17.57%) .NET Framework
2 13 (17.57%) XML
3 10 (13.51%) XSD
3 10 (13.51%) WSDL
3 10 (13.51%) SOAP
4 3 (4.05%) HTML
4 3 (4.05%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Scrum
2 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) Manual Testing
4 16 (21.62%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Software Testing
6 13 (17.57%) Test Management
7 9 (12.16%) V-Model
8 6 (8.11%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.05%) Migration
11 3 (4.05%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.05%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (2.70%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (1.35%) Project Management
13 1 (1.35%) Time Management
13 1 (1.35%) Product Management
13 1 (1.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) C#
3 8 (10.81%) VBScript
3 8 (10.81%) VB
4 7 (9.46%) Java
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) ISEB
2 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
3 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (31.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) HP
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
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