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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 75 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.69% 2.54% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.60% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 18
Average salary £37,500 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.96% -13.57%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1392 768 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.58% 97.59% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 701 916
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -13 36 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 48 (57.83%) Selenium
2 39 (46.99%) ISEB
2 39 (46.99%) SQL
3 35 (42.17%) Finance
4 34 (40.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 30 (36.14%) Scrum
6 29 (34.94%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (31.33%) HP
8 23 (27.71%) Automated Testing
8 23 (27.71%) ISTQB
9 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (21.69%) .NET
11 17 (20.48%) Manual Testing
11 17 (20.48%) QA
11 17 (20.48%) Selenium IDE
12 16 (19.28%) Web Services
13 14 (16.87%) VBScript
13 14 (16.87%) VB
14 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
14 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
14 13 (15.66%) NUnit
14 13 (15.66%) C#
15 12 (14.46%) XML
15 12 (14.46%) Test Management
16 11 (13.25%) V-Model
16 11 (13.25%) WebDriver
17 10 (12.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 9 (10.84%) WSDL
18 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
18 9 (10.84%) XSD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Project
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (57.83%) Selenium
2 34 (40.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (20.48%) Selenium IDE
4 13 (15.66%) NUnit
5 11 (13.25%) WebDriver
6 9 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (9.64%) JIRA
8 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
General
1 35 (42.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) .NET
2 16 (19.28%) Web Services
3 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
4 12 (14.46%) XML
5 9 (10.84%) WSDL
5 9 (10.84%) XSD
5 9 (10.84%) SOAP
6 3 (3.61%) HTML
6 3 (3.61%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Scrum
2 23 (27.71%) Automated Testing
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.48%) Manual Testing
5 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
6 12 (14.46%) Test Management
7 11 (13.25%) V-Model
8 6 (7.23%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Test Strategy
9 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.61%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (3.61%) Data Migration
11 3 (3.61%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.61%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.61%) Migration
12 2 (2.41%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.20%) Automation Testing
13 1 (1.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.99%) SQL
2 14 (16.87%) VBScript
2 14 (16.87%) VB
3 13 (15.66%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) Java
5 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (46.99%) ISEB
2 23 (27.71%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (34.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) HP
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
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