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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 60 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 41 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.53% 2.74% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.77% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 15
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1149 687 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.97% 98.99% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 988 617 755
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
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 17 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.95%) Selenium
3 37 (48.68%) SQL
4 34 (44.74%) Finance
5 31 (40.79%) ISEB
6 29 (38.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 23 (30.26%) Manual Testing
7 23 (30.26%) HP Quality Center
8 21 (27.63%) Scrum
8 21 (27.63%) QA
9 19 (25.00%) HP
10 18 (23.68%) Web Services
11 17 (22.37%) .NET
11 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
12 15 (19.74%) C#
13 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
13 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
14 13 (17.11%) XML
14 13 (17.11%) Test Management
15 11 (14.47%) NUnit
15 11 (14.47%) .NET Framework
15 11 (14.47%) WebDriver
15 11 (14.47%) Selenium IDE
16 10 (13.16%) SOAP
16 10 (13.16%) XSD
16 10 (13.16%) WSDL
16 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
16 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (13.16%) Test Planning
17 9 (11.84%) V-Model

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (53.95%) Selenium
2 29 (38.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (14.47%) NUnit
3 11 (14.47%) WebDriver
3 11 (14.47%) Selenium IDE
4 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.53%) JIRA
5 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) Web Services
2 17 (22.37%) .NET
3 13 (17.11%) XML
4 11 (14.47%) .NET Framework
5 10 (13.16%) SOAP
5 10 (13.16%) XSD
5 10 (13.16%) WSDL
6 3 (3.95%) Middleware
6 3 (3.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) Manual Testing
3 21 (27.63%) Scrum
4 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 13 (17.11%) Test Management
7 10 (13.16%) Test Planning
8 9 (11.84%) V-Model
9 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.26%) Product Management
12 4 (5.26%) Time Management
12 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.95%) Migration
13 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
13 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
13 3 (3.95%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (3.95%) Black-Box Testing
14 2 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) C#
3 8 (10.53%) VBScript
3 8 (10.53%) VB
4 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) ISEB
2 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) HP
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
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