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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South East / East Sussex
Rank 58 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.53% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 0.57% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 4
Median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
727 880 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.48% 87.74% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 673 769 747
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £70,000
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +27 17 £37,076 +5.93% 1
Lewes - 1 £50,000 -
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 29 (65.91%) ISEB
2 28 (63.64%) ISTQB
3 25 (56.82%) Regression Testing
4 24 (54.55%) Selenium
5 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (52.27%) SQL
6 21 (47.73%) QA
7 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) Automated Testing
9 13 (29.55%) C#
10 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
11 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (25.00%) MySQL
11 11 (25.00%) Scrum
11 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
12 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
13 9 (20.45%) JMeter
13 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.45%) System Integration Testing
14 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
15 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.91%) Electronics
15 7 (15.91%) EMC
16 6 (13.64%) Windows
16 6 (13.64%) .NET
16 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
17 5 (11.36%) BDD
17 5 (11.36%) Open Source

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 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Selenium
2 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (20.45%) JMeter
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (15.91%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Analyst
2 30 (68.18%) Test Analyst
3 16 (36.36%) Software Analyst
4 15 (34.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 14 (31.82%) QA Analyst
6 12 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
7 10 (22.73%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (22.73%) QA Tester
7 10 (22.73%) Test Leader
7 10 (22.73%) Tester
8 9 (20.45%) Automation Tester
8 9 (20.45%) QA Automation Analyst
8 9 (20.45%) QA Automation Tester
9 7 (15.91%) Test Manager
10 4 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing Engineer
12 1 (2.27%) QA Leader
12 1 (2.27%) Quality Analyst
12 1 (2.27%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Regression Testing
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 9 (20.45%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
9 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) BDD
10 5 (11.36%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (11.36%) Open Source
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) TDD
10 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) Manual Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) ISEB
2 28 (63.64%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (47.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) EMC
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
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