The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 56 82 95
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 17 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.26% 0.95% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.96% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 746 830 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 99.33% 98.57% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 696 747 808
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Brighton

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst in Brighton.

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Brighton

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, QA 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 Brighton region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (54.17%) Regression Testing
2 13 (54.17%) Performance Testing
2 13 (54.17%) SDLC
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Selenium
4 10 (41.67%) WebDriver
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) JUnit
6 6 (25.00%) JMeter
6 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (25.00%) SDET
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Open Source

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 6 (25.00%) JMeter
3 6 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Performance Testing
1 13 (54.17%) Regression Testing
1 13 (54.17%) SDLC
2 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
1 8 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (25.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft