The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 67 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.45% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
695 630 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.81% 96.33% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 523 482 506
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Hampshire

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 1 August 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) ISEB
4 10 (41.67%) TestDirector
4 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Legal
10 3 (12.50%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (12.50%) Retail
10 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) SOA
11 2 (8.33%) XML
11 2 (8.33%) IIS
11 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
11 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) TestDirector
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.33%) WinRunner
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.17%) WATIR
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
2 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) V-Model
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Validation
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) ISEB
4 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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