Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 50 132
Rank change year-on-year -56 +82 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 36 90 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.74% 4.50% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 4.55% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 67 15
East Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -14.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
South East median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2042 1980 2147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.74% 99.05% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1837 1764 1854
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,125 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in East Sussex

Test Analyst
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -51 32 £30,000 - 2
Test Analyst
South East

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

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 East Sussex region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (69.44%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) SQL
4 20 (55.56%) JIRA
5 16 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 15 (41.67%) BDD
7 14 (38.89%) QA
8 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 12 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 11 (30.56%) Ruby
10 10 (27.78%) RESTful
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) Python
10 10 (27.78%) Capybara
10 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 8 (22.22%) Selenium
12 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) Java
13 6 (16.67%) .NET
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
14 5 (13.89%) Defect Management
14 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
14 5 (13.89%) HTML
14 5 (13.89%) SharePoint

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) JIRA
2 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.78%) Capybara
3 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 8 (22.22%) Selenium
5 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) RESTful
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 15 (41.67%) BDD
5 12 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Defect Management
7 5 (13.89%) Software Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
10 1 (2.78%) Product Management
10 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Ruby
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Capita