Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Exploratory Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exploratory Testing over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 122 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +126
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.13% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Brighton median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
East Sussex median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

Exploratory Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,302 1,725 1,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 86.11% 90.93% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,172 1,519 1,190
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Exploratory Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Exploratory Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Exploratory Testing in Brighton

Exploratory Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exploratory Testing in Brighton.

Salary trend for Exploratory Testing in Brighton

Exploratory Testing
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Exploratory Testing in Brighton over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Exploratory Testing in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing Exploratory Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Exploratory Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Exploratory Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA