The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 43 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.54% 8.28% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 8.67% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 5
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath 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
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 300 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 93.36% 95.54% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 363 279 297
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Bath

Test Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (68.42%) Manual Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Web Testing
4 7 (36.84%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) System Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Telerik

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Manual Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Web Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Telerik