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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 73 58 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.46% 3.67% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.74% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 9
Average salary £37,000 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
1079 935 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.27% 98.11% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 911 784 931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
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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 -2 24 £36,000 +2.85%
Hove - 2 £36,250 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 39 (60.00%) ISEB
3 38 (58.46%) Selenium
4 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (44.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 27 (41.54%) Finance
7 23 (35.38%) QA
8 22 (33.85%) WebDriver
9 20 (30.77%) Test Scripting
9 20 (30.77%) HP
10 19 (29.23%) Web Services
10 19 (29.23%) Cucumber
11 17 (26.15%) ISTQB
11 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (23.08%) C#
13 14 (21.54%) Manual Testing
14 13 (20.00%) SpecFlow
15 12 (18.46%) Test Management
15 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
15 12 (18.46%) XML
16 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
17 10 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
17 10 (15.38%) Windows
17 10 (15.38%) SOAP
17 10 (15.38%) Java
17 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
18 9 (13.85%) XSD
18 9 (13.85%) WSDL
18 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
18 9 (13.85%) Test Planning

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Project
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
1 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 38 (58.46%) Selenium
2 29 (44.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (33.85%) WebDriver
4 19 (29.23%) Cucumber
5 13 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 10 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
7 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (9.23%) TestNG
8 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
8 6 (9.23%) IntelliJ
9 5 (7.69%) JIRA
10 3 (4.62%) JUnit
11 2 (3.08%) Xcode
11 2 (3.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.54%) NUnit
12 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (41.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Web Services
2 12 (18.46%) XML
3 10 (15.38%) SOAP
4 9 (13.85%) XSD
4 9 (13.85%) WSDL
5 5 (7.69%) .NET
6 3 (4.62%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.08%) User Experience
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 14 (21.54%) Manual Testing
4 12 (18.46%) Test Management
4 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
6 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
6 9 (13.85%) Test Planning
7 8 (12.31%) TDD
7 8 (12.31%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Scrum
8 6 (9.23%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Product Management
9 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.69%) Coaching
9 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Time Management
10 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 15 (23.08%) C#
3 10 (15.38%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) VBScript
4 8 (12.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (60.00%) ISEB
2 17 (26.15%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) HP
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft