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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 82 84 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 13 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.74% 1.19% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.23% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 73
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +0.78%
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
1055 1056 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.06% 96.70% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 937 952 1434
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 November 2014. 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 -13 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Horsham -11 2 £38,500 -23.00%
Gatwick - 1 £37,500 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
4 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
5 7 (30.43%) ISEB
6 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) NUnit
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
6 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
6 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Front Office
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) ColdFusion

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
2 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
2 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
2 5 (21.74%) NUnit
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (17.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
3 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Capita
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