The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 80 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.00% 1.61% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.66% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Test Analyst
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 West 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1076 1027 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.91% 97.35% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 999 886 902
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the West Sussex region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Chichester - 5 £20,000 - 1
Worthing +7 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Haywards Heath - 2 £30,000 -
Gatwick -8 1 £27,500 -29.48%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 47 (73.44%) Manual Testing
2 34 (53.13%) Selenium
3 32 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 31 (48.44%) QA
5 29 (45.31%) Functional Testing
5 29 (45.31%) Software Testing
5 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
6 28 (43.75%) SQL
7 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (39.06%) PHP
9 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
9 21 (32.81%) ColdFusion
9 21 (32.81%) Web Development
10 20 (31.25%) SDLC
11 18 (28.13%) Test Scripting
12 15 (23.44%) .NET
13 12 (18.75%) C#
13 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
13 12 (18.75%) ISEB
13 12 (18.75%) Regression Testing
14 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
15 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
16 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
17 8 (12.50%) Java
18 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
18 7 (10.94%) V-Model
18 7 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 6 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
19 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 6 (9.38%) MVC

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (32.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (53.13%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.56%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
2 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (6.25%) WCF
6 3 (4.69%) HTML
7 2 (3.13%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.56%) CSS
8 1 (1.56%) Dojo
8 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Manual Testing
2 32 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 29 (45.31%) Functional Testing
3 29 (45.31%) Software Testing
4 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) Web Development
6 20 (31.25%) SDLC
7 18 (28.13%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.75%) Regression Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
10 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.94%) V-Model
12 6 (9.38%) MVC
12 6 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
13 5 (7.81%) Open Source
13 5 (7.81%) Web Testing
14 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
14 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (6.25%) Scrum
15 3 (4.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) PHP
3 12 (18.75%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) ISEB
2 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (48.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) HP
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago