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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 67 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 10 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.36% 1.59% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.62% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 4
Median salary £25,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.89% +8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
731 866 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.32% 98.41% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 677 765 778
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 (73.33%) ISTQB
2 19 (63.33%) QA
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Selenium
6 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 10 (33.33%) JMeter
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) Scrum
7 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery
8 8 (26.67%) MySQL
8 8 (26.67%) ISEB
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (13.33%) Web Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Test Management
11 4 (13.33%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) XML
12 3 (10.00%) PHP
12 3 (10.00%) TDD
12 3 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
12 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Selenium
2 10 (33.33%) JMeter
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) CircleCI
4 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (10.00%) Protractor
5 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
1 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 3 (10.00%) React
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.33%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Test Management
6 4 (13.33%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (26.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (63.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Grafana
1 1 (3.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.33%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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