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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 68 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 25 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.42% 0.85% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.86% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 10
Median salary £35,000 £48,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.46% +46.21%
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
1014 1160 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.97% 98.14% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 901 988 1120
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 May 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 +35 25 £35,000 -16.16% 5
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 32 (96.97%) Selenium
2 27 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 26 (78.79%) ISTQB
3 26 (78.79%) ISEB
4 25 (75.76%) Scrum
5 24 (72.73%) SQL
6 21 (63.64%) QA
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (51.52%) WebDriver
9 15 (45.45%) Regression Testing
10 13 (39.39%) C#
10 13 (39.39%) .NET
10 13 (39.39%) Manual Testing
11 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
11 12 (36.36%) TestNG
11 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
11 12 (36.36%) MySQL
11 12 (36.36%) Java
11 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 12 (36.36%) VB
11 12 (36.36%) JUnit
11 12 (36.36%) JMeter
11 12 (36.36%) NUnit
11 12 (36.36%) Software Delivery
12 9 (27.27%) Degree
13 7 (21.21%) Selenium IDE
14 6 (18.18%) TDD
15 5 (15.15%) Windows
15 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
15 5 (15.15%) BDD

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (96.97%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) WebDriver
3 12 (36.36%) JMeter
3 12 (36.36%) JUnit
3 12 (36.36%) NUnit
3 12 (36.36%) TestNG
4 7 (21.21%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (15.15%) Calabash
5 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.09%) JIRA
7 2 (6.06%) WebPagetest
8 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Automated Testing
2 25 (75.76%) Scrum
3 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Regression Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Manual Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Software Delivery
6 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
7 6 (18.18%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.15%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
10 1 (3.03%) ETL
10 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.03%) RAD
10 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) ISEB
1 26 (78.79%) ISTQB
2 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) HP
1 1 (3.03%) Informatica
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) Rally
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Madgex
Posted: 11 days ago