The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Software Test Analyst
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 111 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.18% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.07% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1061 1237 1174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.52% 95.52% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1168 1047
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in West Sussex

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in West Sussex

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gatwick +2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
Software Test Analyst
South East

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Software 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 West Sussex region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) ISEB
1 15 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 14 (66.67%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) C++
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (28.57%) GAMP
4 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Time Management
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
2 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
1 14 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) ISEB
1 15 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) GAMP
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