The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 68 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 2.80% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 2.92% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 18
Average salary - £25,000 £28,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Test Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
489 548 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.40% 95.97% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 406 397 737
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
4 4 (36.36%) Control-M
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) CSS

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) WATIR
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) AIX
1 4 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (36.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP