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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 77 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.70% 2.94% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.98% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
812 907 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.80% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 530
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) Selenium
2 12 (63.16%) QA
3 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
4 9 (47.37%) ISEB
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
5 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) JIRA
7 6 (31.58%) SaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.79%) WinRunner
10 2 (10.53%) Games
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.53%) Java
10 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 2 (10.53%) SDLC
11 1 (5.26%) API Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
11 1 (5.26%) Xbox
11 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (5.26%) BDD
11 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
11 1 (5.26%) Open Source
11 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
11 1 (5.26%) SQL

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
3 6 (31.58%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (15.79%) WinRunner
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) API Testing
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
2 9 (47.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA