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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
South East / East Sussex
Rank 72 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 13 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.44% 0.92% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.93% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 7
Median salary £25,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.89% -1.29%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
884 969 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.68% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 808 880 893
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +13 13 £25,500 -32.89% 3
Hove - 12 £25,500 - 2
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 24 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 23 (71.88%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) .NET
3 20 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) JMeter
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) Selenium
8 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 4 (12.50%) MySQL
10 4 (12.50%) ISEB
10 4 (12.50%) Web Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Management
10 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 3 (9.38%) REST
11 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
11 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
11 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
11 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
11 3 (9.38%) TDD

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 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JMeter
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
3 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
1 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.50%) Test Management
4 4 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 20 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Grafana
1 1 (3.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.13%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk
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