The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 91 57 89
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 58 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.091% 4.33% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 4.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 56 7
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 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
1053 1323 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.81% 98.81% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1177 935
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Tester
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Tester Salary Trend in West Sussex

Tester
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 Tester within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Worthing -10 1 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Sussex region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) Selenium
3 14 (56.00%) SoapUI
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) QA
4 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (36.00%) Web Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Social Network
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) Kanban
9 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
9 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 4 (16.00%) Java
10 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.00%) JMeter
10 3 (12.00%) ISEB
10 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery

Tester 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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Selenium
2 14 (56.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (12.00%) JMeter
4 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.00%) Hudson
6 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.00%) JIRA
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Social Network
2 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (36.00%) Web Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.00%) B2B
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) API Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Petworth, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Littlehampton, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Bognor Regis, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Steyning, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Pulborough, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago
East Grinstead, Sussex
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 4 days ago