The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 69 96
Rank change year-on-year +27 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 44 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.06% 2.96% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 3.01% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 8
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,073
% change year-on-year +2.83% -1.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 853 1062 1070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 98.16% 98.33% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 736 923 909
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 £55,000
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 East Sussex

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

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +21 35 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Hove - 4 £40,000 -
Hastings - 1 £29,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.78%) QA
3 33 (39.76%) Test Automation
4 31 (37.35%) ISTQB
5 28 (33.73%) SQL Server
5 28 (33.73%) BDD
6 25 (30.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
7 24 (28.92%) Selenium
8 23 (27.71%) .NET
9 21 (25.30%) C#
10 19 (22.89%) SQL
11 18 (21.69%) JIRA
12 17 (20.48%) Regression Testing
13 16 (19.28%) Test Scripting
13 16 (19.28%) SDLC
14 15 (18.07%) Performance Testing
15 13 (15.66%) Cucumber
16 12 (14.46%) Python
16 12 (14.46%) ISEB
16 12 (14.46%) Windows
16 12 (14.46%) Ruby
17 11 (13.25%) Capybara
17 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
17 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (13.25%) RESTful
17 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
18 10 (12.05%) Test Strategy
18 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
19 9 (10.84%) Software Testing

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 1 (1.20%) Apache
1 1 (1.20%) JBoss
1 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) G Suite
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
1 2 (2.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Selenium
2 18 (21.69%) JIRA
3 13 (15.66%) Cucumber
4 11 (13.25%) Capybara
4 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
4 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.64%) JMeter
5 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (9.64%) WebDriver
6 6 (7.23%) JUnit
7 2 (2.41%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.20%) MSTest
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) RESTful
3 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) Ajax
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) JSON
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (39.76%) Test Automation
3 28 (33.73%) BDD
4 17 (20.48%) Regression Testing
5 16 (19.28%) SDLC
5 16 (19.28%) Test Scripting
6 15 (18.07%) Performance Testing
7 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.05%) Test Strategy
9 9 (10.84%) Defect Tracking
9 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
10 7 (8.43%) TDD
11 6 (7.23%) Functional Testing
11 6 (7.23%) SDET
12 5 (6.02%) Open Source
12 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.61%) Scrum
13 3 (3.61%) Test Management
13 3 (3.61%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) C#
2 19 (22.89%) SQL
3 12 (14.46%) Python
3 12 (14.46%) Ruby
4 8 (9.64%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) ISTQB
2 25 (30.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (14.46%) ISEB
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (45.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) Google
2 2 (2.41%) HP
3 1 (1.20%) VMware
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