Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 48 116
Rank change year-on-year -51 +68 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 32 72 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.78% 4.38% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 4.41% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 12
Brighton median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,450 £25,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £42,500 £38,750
East Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -14.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1774 1631 1788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 99.33% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1428 1524
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,828 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +7.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 24 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) JIRA
4 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 15 (46.88%) BDD
6 13 (40.63%) QA
7 12 (37.50%) ISTQB
7 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
8 11 (34.38%) Ruby
9 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
9 10 (31.25%) RESTful
9 10 (31.25%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) Capybara
9 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (25.00%) Selenium
11 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
12 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
12 6 (18.75%) Java
12 6 (18.75%) .NET
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
13 5 (15.63%) HTML
13 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) JIRA
2 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 10 (31.25%) Capybara
3 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) RESTful
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (46.88%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
8 5 (15.63%) Software Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (6.25%) CRM
10 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) SDLC
11 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
11 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Test Management
11 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Capita