The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 93 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.47% 3.12% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 3.17% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,014 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1191 1137 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.07% 98.53% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 944 783
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -19 16 £40,000 +25.00%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (75.56%) Selenium
2 32 (71.11%) ISEB
2 32 (71.11%) Java
2 32 (71.11%) WebDriver
3 31 (68.89%) Test Automation
4 30 (66.67%) C#
4 30 (66.67%) SQL
5 29 (64.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 29 (64.44%) Test Scripting
6 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (55.56%) Eclipse
7 25 (55.56%) IntelliJ
7 25 (55.56%) TestNG
8 22 (48.89%) Cucumber
8 22 (48.89%) TDD
9 19 (42.22%) BDD
10 18 (40.00%) SpecFlow
11 14 (31.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (31.11%) ISTQB
12 12 (26.67%) Firebug
13 11 (24.44%) Test Management
14 10 (22.22%) Finance
15 9 (20.00%) HP
15 9 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
16 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
16 8 (17.78%) QA
16 8 (17.78%) HTML
16 8 (17.78%) Web Services
17 7 (15.56%) XML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (75.56%) Selenium
2 32 (71.11%) WebDriver
3 29 (64.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (55.56%) Eclipse
4 25 (55.56%) IntelliJ
4 25 (55.56%) TestNG
5 22 (48.89%) Cucumber
6 18 (40.00%) SpecFlow
7 12 (26.67%) Firebug
8 7 (15.56%) Subversion
8 7 (15.56%) Maven
8 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
9 3 (6.67%) JUnit
10 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.22%) Xcode
11 1 (2.22%) NUnit
11 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.22%) JIRA
11 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
1 8 (17.78%) Web Services
2 7 (15.56%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.22%) User Experience
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Test Automation
2 29 (64.44%) Test Scripting
3 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (48.89%) TDD
5 19 (42.22%) BDD
6 11 (24.44%) Test Management
7 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
7 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Testing
11 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Performance Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Scrum
12 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) Java
2 30 (66.67%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) VBScript
3 5 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) ISEB
2 14 (31.11%) ISTQB
2 14 (31.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle