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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 68 49 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.50% 3.12% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 3.23% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
572 464 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.02% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 470 341 743
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 January 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 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Replication
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
4 5 (27.78%) Control-M
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) UNIX
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) AIX
4 5 (27.78%) Solaris
4 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) TestDirector
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) WATIR
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) AIX
1 5 (27.78%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) V-Model
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (27.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP