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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 77 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 14 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.36% 0.68% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.79% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +28.12%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
874 1014 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.85% 85.93% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 760 851 919
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 25 May 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 +28 14 £50,000 +36.27%
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 17 (77.27%) QA
1 17 (77.27%) Selenium
2 16 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 16 (72.73%) ISEB
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
4 10 (45.45%) JMeter
4 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Software Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
6 6 (27.27%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) SaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) EMC
8 3 (13.64%) Electronics
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.55%) JIRA
10 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
10 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (4.55%) QA Automation
10 1 (4.55%) User Stories
10 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Selenium IDE

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) JMeter
3 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
1 17 (77.27%) Test Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) Automation Test Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) QA Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) QA Automation Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) QA Test Analyst
3 10 (45.45%) Automation Tester
3 10 (45.45%) QA Automation Tester
3 10 (45.45%) QA Tester
3 10 (45.45%) Tester
4 8 (36.36%) Test Leader
5 7 (31.82%) QA Engineer
5 7 (31.82%) Test Engineer
6 6 (27.27%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (27.27%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (27.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (22.73%) Lead Tester
7 5 (22.73%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Software Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (4.55%) QA Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) ISEB
1 16 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) EMC