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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 68 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 28 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.56% 0.64% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 0.75% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
937 938 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 85.73% 85.20% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 791 786 1033
Median salary £44,400 £43,300 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.25%
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
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +33 28 £50,000 +36.27% 1
Lewes - 1 £50,000 - 1
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 22 (68.75%) ISEB
2 22 (68.75%) ISTQB
3 21 (65.63%) QA
4 19 (59.38%) Scrum
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 18 (56.25%) MySQL
5 18 (56.25%) Regression Testing
5 18 (56.25%) JMeter
5 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
5 18 (56.25%) Software Delivery
6 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) EMC
6 8 (25.00%) Electronics
7 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) C#
9 3 (9.38%) SaaS
10 2 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.13%) TDD
11 1 (3.13%) NUnit
11 1 (3.13%) JIRA
11 1 (3.13%) Java
11 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
11 1 (3.13%) Defect Tracking
11 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
11 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting

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 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 18 (56.25%) JMeter
3 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
1 22 (68.75%) Test Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) Automation Test Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) QA Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) QA Automation Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) QA Test Analyst
3 19 (59.38%) Automation Tester
3 19 (59.38%) Tester
4 18 (56.25%) QA Automation Tester
4 18 (56.25%) QA Tester
5 16 (50.00%) Test Leader
6 8 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 8 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 8 (25.00%) Lead Tester
6 8 (25.00%) QA Leader
7 7 (21.88%) Team Leader
7 7 (21.88%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Scrum
2 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
2 18 (56.25%) Regression Testing
2 18 (56.25%) Software Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) ISEB
1 22 (68.75%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) EMC
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k
Posted: Yesterday
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago