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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 82 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.92% 2.87% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 2.91% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 36 26
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
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
845 1273 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.13% 98.61% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1086 698
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 £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (78.57%) Selenium
2 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) HP UFT
4 19 (67.86%) Java
4 19 (67.86%) C#
4 19 (67.86%) WebDriver
5 18 (64.29%) TestNG
5 18 (64.29%) Eclipse
5 18 (64.29%) IntelliJ
6 16 (57.14%) ISEB
7 15 (53.57%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
8 12 (42.86%) Firebug
9 11 (39.29%) SpecFlow
9 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
9 11 (39.29%) BDD
9 11 (39.29%) Test Management
9 11 (39.29%) TDD
10 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
11 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 7 (25.00%) Maven
12 7 (25.00%) Subversion
12 7 (25.00%) HTML
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.00%) XML
12 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
13 6 (21.43%) Finance
14 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Selenium
2 20 (71.43%) HP UFT
3 19 (67.86%) WebDriver
4 18 (64.29%) Eclipse
4 18 (64.29%) IntelliJ
4 18 (64.29%) TestNG
5 12 (42.86%) Firebug
6 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
6 11 (39.29%) SpecFlow
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) Subversion
7 7 (25.00%) Maven
8 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
4 11 (39.29%) BDD
4 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) Test Management
5 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.57%) Workflow
10 1 (3.57%) Workflow Management
10 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.57%) User Stories
10 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) VBScript
3 5 (17.86%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) ISEB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft