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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 65 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.06% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
666 640 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.61% 96.53% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 487 511
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 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 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) TestDirector
4 9 (34.62%) HP
4 9 (34.62%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
7 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
9 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 4 (15.38%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Scrum
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Retail
10 3 (11.54%) Legal
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (7.69%) Netcool
11 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
11 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) TestDirector
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) WinRunner
3 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) WATIR
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.85%) V-Model
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (3.85%) Validation
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Document Management
9 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) ISEB
4 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) Netcool
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Control-M
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee
2 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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