The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 50 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 37 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.81% 1.54% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 1.56% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 21
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 765 833 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 99.35% 98.58% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 714 748 823
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +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%  

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Brighton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
2 38 (60.32%) C#
3 37 (58.73%) .NET
4 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (55.56%) ISTQB
5 35 (55.56%) QA
6 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
7 26 (41.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 25 (39.68%) Regression Testing
9 24 (38.10%) Selenium
10 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
10 17 (26.98%) Performance Testing
10 17 (26.98%) SDLC
11 16 (25.40%) ISEB
12 15 (23.81%) Windows
12 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
13 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
14 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
14 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
14 10 (15.87%) WebDriver
15 9 (14.29%) BDD
15 9 (14.29%) TDD
15 9 (14.29%) SQL
15 9 (14.29%) Java
16 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
16 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
17 7 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
17 7 (11.11%) Open Source

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 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Selenium
2 10 (15.87%) WebDriver
3 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.11%) JMeter
5 6 (9.52%) JUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) JIRA
7 1 (1.59%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) .NET
2 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) Ajax
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) JSON
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) Regression Testing
3 17 (26.98%) Performance Testing
3 17 (26.98%) SDLC
4 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
5 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.29%) BDD
7 9 (14.29%) TDD
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
9 7 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (11.11%) Open Source
9 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 6 (9.52%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.94%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Manual Testing
13 3 (4.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) C#
2 9 (14.29%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 26 (41.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (25.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (55.56%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) SDET
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft