The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 67 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 29 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.73% 0.58% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.59% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 20
Median salary £30,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
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
1053 1022 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.97% 98.94% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 879 1094
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Tester
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Tester Salary Trend in East Sussex

Tester
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Tester
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 Tester within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +27 26 £30,000 -43.39% 2
Hove - 3 £52,500 - 1
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 54 (83.08%) Selenium
2 52 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 52 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 48 (73.85%) QA
3 48 (73.85%) ISEB
4 47 (72.31%) Scrum
4 47 (72.31%) SQL
5 35 (53.85%) JMeter
6 32 (49.23%) Regression Testing
7 31 (47.69%) Software Testing
7 31 (47.69%) Software Delivery
8 30 (46.15%) MySQL
9 24 (36.92%) .NET
9 24 (36.92%) C#
10 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (30.77%) Manual Testing
12 19 (29.23%) WebDriver
13 18 (27.69%) Exploratory Testing
14 17 (26.15%) Java
15 15 (23.08%) NUnit
16 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
16 14 (21.54%) TestNG
16 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
16 14 (21.54%) VB
16 14 (21.54%) JUnit
17 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
18 8 (12.31%) Degree
18 8 (12.31%) TDD
19 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
20 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy

Tester Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) Apache
1 2 (3.08%) JBoss
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (83.08%) Selenium
2 35 (53.85%) JMeter
3 19 (29.23%) WebDriver
4 15 (23.08%) NUnit
5 14 (21.54%) JUnit
5 14 (21.54%) TestNG
6 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.15%) CircleCI
8 4 (6.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (6.15%) Protractor
8 4 (6.15%) SpecFlow
8 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Banking
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) Node.js
2 4 (6.15%) React
2 4 (6.15%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) REST
4 2 (3.08%) J2EE
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 47 (72.31%) Scrum
3 32 (49.23%) Regression Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Software Delivery
4 31 (47.69%) Software Testing
5 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 18 (27.69%) Exploratory Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.31%) TDD
10 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.15%) Test Management
11 4 (6.15%) Web Testing
12 3 (4.62%) Black-Box Testing
12 3 (4.62%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
13 2 (3.08%) Performance Testing
13 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
14 1 (1.54%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) C#
3 17 (26.15%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.54%) VB
5 4 (6.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 48 (73.85%) ISEB
3 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) Degree
5 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (73.85%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Grafana
1 1 (1.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) AppDynamics
2 1 (1.54%) Dynatrace
2 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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