The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 75 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 13 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.63% 0.98% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.99% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Median salary £25,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.89% +8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
794 805 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.37% 98.77% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 736 721 785
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Tester
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Brighton region.

Tester Salary Trend in Brighton

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) ISTQB
2 19 (67.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 19 (67.86%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) QA
6 6 (21.43%) JMeter
6 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) ISEB
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) MySQL
8 4 (14.29%) Selenium
8 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Test Management
8 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JMeter
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.29%) Test Management
4 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) ISTQB
2 19 (67.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Grafana
1 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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