The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Test Analyst 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
Test Analyst
South East / West Sussex
Rank 69 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.62% 2.36% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.40% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 15
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,715 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -

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
1033 1041 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.63% 98.11% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 886 961 885
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the West 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
Gatwick +2 11 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Worthing -13 7 £43,750 +45.83%
Crawley 0 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Test Analyst 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 West Sussex region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) ISTQB
3 15 (50.00%) ISEB
4 10 (33.33%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) Selenium
7 6 (20.00%) QA
7 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 5 (16.67%) User Stories
8 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Kanban
10 3 (10.00%) Groovy
10 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
10 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
10 3 (10.00%) JIRA
10 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
10 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (10.00%) RESTful
10 3 (10.00%) Scala
10 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (10.00%) Confluence

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) DOM
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) User Stories
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) API Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) Groovy
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) Scala
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 15 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
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