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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 89 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 3.03% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 3.09% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 21
Average salary £36,690 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.71% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
920 1134 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.25% 98.10% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 796 986 709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 June 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) Selenium
2 30 (81.08%) Test Automation
3 29 (78.38%) WebDriver
3 29 (78.38%) Java
4 28 (75.68%) C#
5 26 (70.27%) ISEB
5 26 (70.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 25 (67.57%) Test Scripting
7 24 (64.86%) TestNG
7 24 (64.86%) Eclipse
7 24 (64.86%) IntelliJ
8 23 (62.16%) SQL
9 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (54.05%) Cucumber
11 17 (45.95%) BDD
11 17 (45.95%) SpecFlow
11 17 (45.95%) TDD
12 12 (32.43%) Firebug
13 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
13 11 (29.73%) Test Management
14 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
16 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
16 7 (18.92%) Subversion
16 7 (18.92%) Maven
16 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
16 7 (18.92%) HTML
16 7 (18.92%) XML
17 6 (16.22%) Finance
17 6 (16.22%) Waterfall

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (83.78%) Selenium
2 29 (78.38%) WebDriver
3 26 (70.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 24 (64.86%) TestNG
4 24 (64.86%) Eclipse
4 24 (64.86%) IntelliJ
5 20 (54.05%) Cucumber
6 17 (45.95%) SpecFlow
7 12 (32.43%) Firebug
8 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 7 (18.92%) Subversion
8 7 (18.92%) Maven
9 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (8.11%) JUnit
11 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.70%) NUnit
11 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Test Automation
2 25 (67.57%) Test Scripting
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (45.95%) BDD
4 17 (45.95%) TDD
5 11 (29.73%) Test Management
6 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Agile Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) Coaching
10 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
11 1 (2.70%) User Stories
11 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
11 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.70%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VBScript
4 5 (13.51%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) ISEB
2 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
3 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) HP
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