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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
South East / East Sussex
Rank 74 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 11 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.30% 1.41% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.42% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Median salary £25,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.89% +8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
832 983 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.11% 98.69% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 765 875 903
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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
Hove - 11 £25,500 - 2
Brighton +15 10 £25,500 -32.89% 2
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
2 22 (64.71%) QA
3 18 (52.94%) C#
3 18 (52.94%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (41.18%) Selenium
6 13 (38.24%) JMeter
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
7 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
7 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
8 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Scrum
9 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Software Delivery
10 8 (23.53%) ISEB
10 8 (23.53%) MySQL
11 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.65%) TDD
13 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
14 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
14 4 (11.76%) Test Management
14 4 (11.76%) XML
14 4 (11.76%) HTML
15 3 (8.82%) PHP
15 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
15 3 (8.82%) HTTP
15 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Selenium
2 13 (38.24%) JMeter
3 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) CircleCI
4 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.82%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (8.82%) Protractor
4 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
4 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
1 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) Node.js
4 3 (8.82%) React
4 3 (8.82%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) J2EE
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.94%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Software Delivery
4 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.65%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
2 15 (44.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (23.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Grafana
1 1 (2.94%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.94%) Dynatrace
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago
Crowborough, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Forest Row, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 20 days ago
Mayfield, Derbyshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 20 days ago
Wadhurst, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 20 days ago
Rye, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 20 days ago