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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 59 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.97% 1.40% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.44% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
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
901 696 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.01% 97.21% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 784 555 714
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 January 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 37 (67.27%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) ISEB
3 35 (63.64%) Selenium
4 25 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 25 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 24 (43.64%) WebDriver
6 21 (38.18%) C#
6 21 (38.18%) QA
7 19 (34.55%) SpecFlow
8 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (30.91%) Java
10 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
11 14 (25.45%) Manual Testing
11 14 (25.45%) Finance
11 14 (25.45%) TDD
12 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
12 13 (23.64%) HP
12 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (21.82%) BDD
13 12 (21.82%) TestNG
13 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
13 12 (21.82%) IntelliJ
13 12 (21.82%) Web Services
14 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
15 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
16 8 (14.55%) Test Management
16 8 (14.55%) XML
16 8 (14.55%) Software Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (7.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Project
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
1 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (63.64%) Selenium
2 25 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 25 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (43.64%) WebDriver
4 19 (34.55%) SpecFlow
5 12 (21.82%) TestNG
5 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
5 12 (21.82%) IntelliJ
6 6 (10.91%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (9.09%) JIRA
8 3 (5.45%) JUnit
9 2 (3.64%) Xcode
9 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.82%) NUnit
10 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Web Services
2 8 (14.55%) XML
3 6 (10.91%) SOAP
4 5 (9.09%) .NET
4 5 (9.09%) XSD
4 5 (9.09%) WSDL
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
4 14 (25.45%) Manual Testing
4 14 (25.45%) TDD
5 12 (21.82%) BDD
6 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
6 8 (14.55%) Test Management
6 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.09%) Coaching
9 5 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Time Management
9 5 (9.09%) Product Management
10 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) C#
3 17 (30.91%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.09%) VBScript
5 5 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (65.45%) ISEB
2 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
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