The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 59 105 91
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.48% 0.18% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.20% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 13
Median salary £37,076 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.69% -0.71%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
747 990 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 88.09% 86.69% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 686 853 801
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,320 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the East Sussex region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Software Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +42 18 £38,113 +9.67% 1
Lewes - 1 £50,000 -
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 33 (62.26%) ISEB
2 32 (60.38%) ISTQB
2 32 (60.38%) Selenium
3 31 (58.49%) SQL
4 30 (56.60%) Regression Testing
5 26 (49.06%) QA
6 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.74%) Automated Testing
8 19 (35.85%) Scrum
8 19 (35.85%) MySQL
8 19 (35.85%) Software Delivery
9 16 (30.19%) JMeter
10 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
10 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.53%) C#
12 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
13 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (20.75%) Electronics
13 11 (20.75%) EMC
14 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
14 9 (16.98%) System Integration Testing
15 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
16 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
17 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
18 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
18 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
18 4 (7.55%) JIRA
19 3 (5.66%) .NET
19 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
19 3 (5.66%) Git (software)

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.89%) Modbus
1 1 (1.89%) Profibus
1 1 (1.89%) RS-232
1 1 (1.89%) RS-485
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (60.38%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) JMeter
3 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.66%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (20.75%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Analyst
2 33 (62.26%) Test Analyst
3 21 (39.62%) QA Analyst
4 18 (33.96%) QA Test Analyst
5 17 (32.08%) Automation Test Analyst
5 17 (32.08%) QA Tester
5 17 (32.08%) Tester
6 16 (30.19%) Automation Tester
6 16 (30.19%) QA Automation Analyst
6 16 (30.19%) QA Automation Tester
7 15 (28.30%) Test Leader
8 14 (26.42%) Software Analyst
9 12 (22.64%) Software Test Analyst
10 9 (16.98%) Test Manager
11 3 (5.66%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Manual Test Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) QA Leader
12 2 (3.77%) Quality Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
12 2 (3.77%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) pSOS
2 1 (1.89%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Regression Testing
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) Automated Testing
4 19 (35.85%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) Software Delivery
5 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.98%) System Integration Testing
7 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
8 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.66%) SDLC
11 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.77%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.77%) BDD
12 2 (3.77%) Open Source
12 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
12 2 (3.77%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) C#
3 2 (3.77%) C
3 2 (3.77%) C++
3 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (62.26%) ISEB
2 32 (60.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (49.06%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) EMC
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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