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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 62 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 37 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.22% 0.96% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 0.97% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 5
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1136 1032 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.95% 98.57% 99.37%
Number of salaries quoted 999 873 1196
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,955 £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 29 July 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 37 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (92.16%) Automated Testing
2 46 (90.20%) Selenium
3 45 (88.24%) ISTQB
3 45 (88.24%) ISEB
4 43 (84.31%) Scrum
5 41 (80.39%) SQL
6 30 (58.82%) QA
7 25 (49.02%) Regression Testing
8 24 (47.06%) Software Delivery
8 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (47.06%) Software Testing
9 23 (45.10%) Manual Testing
9 23 (45.10%) JMeter
9 23 (45.10%) MySQL
10 22 (43.14%) .NET
10 22 (43.14%) Exploratory Testing
11 21 (41.18%) C#
12 20 (39.22%) WebDriver
13 19 (37.25%) NUnit
13 19 (37.25%) Java
14 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
14 18 (35.29%) VB
14 18 (35.29%) JUnit
14 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
14 18 (35.29%) TestNG
15 9 (17.65%) Degree
16 4 (7.84%) TDD
16 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
17 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
17 3 (5.88%) Cucumber

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 23 (45.10%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (90.20%) Selenium
2 23 (45.10%) JMeter
3 20 (39.22%) WebDriver
4 19 (37.25%) NUnit
5 18 (35.29%) JUnit
5 18 (35.29%) TestNG
6 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.92%) Protractor
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
8 1 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) React
2 2 (3.92%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Automated Testing
2 43 (84.31%) Scrum
3 25 (49.02%) Regression Testing
4 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (47.06%) Software Delivery
4 24 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 23 (45.10%) Manual Testing
6 22 (43.14%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
7 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.96%) BDD
10 1 (1.96%) Compatibility Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Security Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) Java
4 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (35.29%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (88.24%) ISEB
1 45 (88.24%) ISTQB
2 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (58.82%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) HP
1 1 (1.96%) Informatica
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle
1 1 (1.96%) Rally
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago