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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 63 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 36 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.33% 1.01% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.03% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 4
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +1.28%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1066 1070 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.52% 98.62% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 931 905 1229
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 June 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 +34 36 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (92.68%) ISEB
1 38 (92.68%) Automated Testing
1 38 (92.68%) ISTQB
2 37 (90.24%) Selenium
3 36 (87.80%) Scrum
4 34 (82.93%) SQL
5 23 (56.10%) QA
6 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (48.78%) Manual Testing
7 19 (46.34%) Software Testing
7 19 (46.34%) Regression Testing
7 19 (46.34%) C#
8 18 (43.90%) JMeter
8 18 (43.90%) .NET
8 18 (43.90%) MySQL
8 18 (43.90%) WebDriver
8 18 (43.90%) Software Delivery
9 17 (41.46%) Java
9 17 (41.46%) NUnit
10 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
10 16 (39.02%) VB
10 16 (39.02%) JUnit
10 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
10 16 (39.02%) TestNG
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
12 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
12 3 (7.32%) Black-Box Testing
13 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.88%) TDD
14 1 (2.44%) Retail

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 18 (43.90%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (90.24%) Selenium
2 18 (43.90%) JMeter
2 18 (43.90%) WebDriver
3 17 (41.46%) NUnit
4 16 (39.02%) JUnit
4 16 (39.02%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Automated Testing
2 36 (87.80%) Scrum
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Manual Testing
4 19 (46.34%) Regression Testing
4 19 (46.34%) Software Testing
5 18 (43.90%) Software Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.88%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.44%) BDD
8 1 (2.44%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) ETL
8 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.44%) RAD
8 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) C#
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) ISEB
1 38 (92.68%) ISTQB
2 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) HP
1 1 (2.44%) Informatica
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) Rally
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago