The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 66 90
Rank change year-on-year +19 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 33 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.65% 2.88% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 2.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 7
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

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 698 895 893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.31% 99.00% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 596 770 752
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Brighton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Brighton

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Brighton over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Brighton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Brighton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (53.62%) QA
3 30 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 29 (42.03%) ISTQB
5 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
5 26 (37.68%) BDD
6 25 (36.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.33%) .NET
9 22 (31.88%) Selenium
10 21 (30.43%) C#
11 17 (24.64%) Regression Testing
11 17 (24.64%) SQL
12 15 (21.74%) JIRA
12 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
12 15 (21.74%) SDLC
13 14 (20.29%) Test Scripting
14 12 (17.39%) Ruby
14 12 (17.39%) Python
15 11 (15.94%) Windows
15 11 (15.94%) RESTful
15 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
15 11 (15.94%) Cucumber
15 11 (15.94%) Capybara
15 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
16 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
17 9 (13.04%) ISEB
18 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (11.59%) WebDriver
18 8 (11.59%) Defect Tracking

Test Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) Apache
1 1 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Selenium
2 15 (21.74%) JIRA
3 11 (15.94%) Capybara
3 11 (15.94%) Cucumber
3 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.59%) WebDriver
5 6 (8.70%) JMeter
5 6 (8.70%) JUnit
6 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.45%) MSTest
General
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (15.94%) RESTful
3 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) Ajax
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) JSON
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 26 (37.68%) BDD
4 17 (24.64%) Regression Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
5 15 (21.74%) SDLC
6 14 (20.29%) Test Scripting
7 8 (11.59%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.70%) Functional Testing
9 6 (8.70%) SDET
9 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Open Source
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.25%) TDD
11 2 (2.90%) Test Planning
12 1 (1.45%) Coaching
12 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) C#
2 17 (24.64%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) Python
3 12 (17.39%) Ruby
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) ISTQB
2 25 (36.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (53.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
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