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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 80 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.13% 2.63% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.67% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 5
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,657 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
957 786 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.16% 98.37% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 843 639 622
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 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (77.27%) Selenium
2 33 (75.00%) ISEB
3 32 (72.73%) WebDriver
4 31 (70.45%) SQL
5 30 (68.18%) Java
5 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
6 29 (65.91%) Test Scripting
6 29 (65.91%) C#
7 28 (63.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 25 (56.82%) Eclipse
8 25 (56.82%) IntelliJ
8 25 (56.82%) TestNG
9 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (47.73%) Cucumber
11 20 (45.45%) TDD
12 18 (40.91%) BDD
12 18 (40.91%) SpecFlow
13 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
14 14 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (27.27%) Firebug
16 11 (25.00%) Test Management
16 11 (25.00%) Finance
17 8 (18.18%) HP
17 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
17 8 (18.18%) QA
18 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
18 7 (15.91%) Subversion
18 7 (15.91%) Maven
18 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
18 7 (15.91%) HTML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
1 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (77.27%) Selenium
2 32 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 28 (63.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (56.82%) Eclipse
4 25 (56.82%) IntelliJ
4 25 (56.82%) TestNG
5 21 (47.73%) Cucumber
6 18 (40.91%) SpecFlow
7 12 (27.27%) Firebug
8 7 (15.91%) Subversion
8 7 (15.91%) Maven
8 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
9 3 (6.82%) JUnit
10 2 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (4.55%) JIRA
10 2 (4.55%) Xcode
11 1 (2.27%) NUnit
11 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
2 29 (65.91%) Test Scripting
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (45.45%) TDD
5 18 (40.91%) BDD
6 11 (25.00%) Test Management
7 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) Coaching
9 3 (6.82%) Agile Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Online Marketing
10 2 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) SQL
2 30 (68.18%) Java
3 29 (65.91%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) VBScript
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) ISEB
2 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
3 14 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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