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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 67 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 34 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.96% 0.29% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 0.35% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 10
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
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
1019 866 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 88.84% 84.57% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 880 723 1003
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +32 32 £39,576 -1.06% 2
Lewes - 2 £50,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 £41,500 -
Uckfield - 1 £47,500 -
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 34 (70.83%) ISEB
1 34 (70.83%) ISTQB
1 34 (70.83%) Selenium
2 32 (66.67%) SQL
3 30 (62.50%) QA
3 30 (62.50%) Regression Testing
4 29 (60.42%) Scrum
5 28 (58.33%) MySQL
5 28 (58.33%) Software Delivery
6 26 (54.17%) Automated Testing
6 26 (54.17%) JMeter
7 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.75%) Degree
8 9 (18.75%) Electronics
8 9 (18.75%) EMC
9 6 (12.50%) C#
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
13 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
13 2 (4.17%) JIRA
13 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
13 2 (4.17%) C
13 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
13 2 (4.17%) C++

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 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) Modbus
1 1 (2.08%) Profibus
1 1 (2.08%) RS-232
1 1 (2.08%) RS-485
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (70.83%) Selenium
2 26 (54.17%) JMeter
3 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.08%) NUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (18.75%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Analyst
2 34 (70.83%) Test Analyst
3 27 (56.25%) Automation Tester
3 27 (56.25%) QA Analyst
3 27 (56.25%) Tester
4 26 (54.17%) Automation Test Analyst
4 26 (54.17%) QA Automation Analyst
4 26 (54.17%) QA Automation Tester
4 26 (54.17%) QA Test Analyst
4 26 (54.17%) QA Tester
5 18 (37.50%) Test Leader
6 9 (18.75%) QA Leader
7 8 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
7 8 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
7 8 (16.67%) Lead Tester
8 7 (14.58%) Team Leader
8 7 (14.58%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (8.33%) Software Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) pSOS
1 1 (2.08%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 29 (60.42%) Scrum
3 28 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 26 (54.17%) Automated Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.08%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.08%) SDLC
9 1 (2.08%) SOLID
9 1 (2.08%) System Testing
9 1 (2.08%) TDD
9 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) C
3 2 (4.17%) C++
3 2 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) ISEB
1 34 (70.83%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) EMC
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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