The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 73 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 36 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.92% 2.96% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 3.04% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 14
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 724 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 654 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
East Sussex

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 28 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (48.48%) Selenium
2 27 (40.91%) ISEB
3 25 (37.88%) Finance
3 25 (37.88%) Scrum
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 21 (31.82%) .NET
5 20 (30.30%) QuickTest Pro
5 20 (30.30%) Manual Testing
5 20 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (30.30%) Automated Testing
6 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.24%) NUnit
6 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
6 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.24%) C#
6 16 (24.24%) HP
7 13 (19.70%) QA
8 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 10 (15.15%) Java
9 9 (13.64%) V-Model
10 8 (12.12%) Web Services
11 7 (10.61%) Test Management
12 6 (9.09%) WebDriver
12 6 (9.09%) Degree
12 6 (9.09%) Software Testing
13 5 (7.58%) JIRA
13 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
13 5 (7.58%) XML
13 5 (7.58%) XSD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Project
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) Selenium
2 20 (30.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (24.24%) NUnit
4 6 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 5 (7.58%) JIRA
5 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.58%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) .NET
2 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.12%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) XSD
4 5 (7.58%) WSDL
4 5 (7.58%) SOAP
5 3 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Scrum
2 20 (30.30%) Manual Testing
2 20 (30.30%) Automated Testing
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) V-Model
5 7 (10.61%) Test Management
6 6 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.03%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Information Management
10 2 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Stress Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.52%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.52%) Project Management
11 1 (1.52%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 3 (4.55%) VBScript
4 3 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) ISEB
2 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) HP
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
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