The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 190 175 105
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 25 54 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 1.01% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.06% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 85
Median salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4096 5111 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.79% 95.95% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3220 4083 3807
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +14 10 £30,000 - 1
Reading -5 6 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Bracknell +3 4 £45,000 +23.28%
Wokingham - 1 £26,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Selenium
3 22 (39.29%) Test Scripting
4 19 (33.93%) ISEB
5 17 (30.36%) Finance
6 16 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 14 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 14 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
8 13 (23.21%) HP
8 13 (23.21%) QA
9 12 (21.43%) Manual Testing
9 12 (21.43%) Java
9 12 (21.43%) 4G
10 11 (19.64%) Automation Testing
10 11 (19.64%) C#
10 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
11 10 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (16.07%) Test Planning
12 9 (16.07%) NUnit
12 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.07%) JMeter
12 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
13 8 (14.29%) 2G
13 8 (14.29%) 3G
13 8 (14.29%) SS7
13 8 (14.29%) ISUP
13 8 (14.29%) SCCP
13 8 (14.29%) SQL

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) 4G
2 8 (14.29%) 2G
2 8 (14.29%) 3G
2 8 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 8 (14.29%) GSM
2 8 (14.29%) ISUP
2 8 (14.29%) LTE
2 8 (14.29%) SCCP
2 8 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
2 8 (14.29%) SS7
2 8 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 8 (14.29%) UMTS
2 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 5 (8.93%) Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) 802.15
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Selenium
2 9 (16.07%) JMeter
2 9 (16.07%) NUnit
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA
4 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.36%) Zephyr
6 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) TestNG
7 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.79%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.50%) Automotive
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 3 (5.36%) Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
5 3 (5.36%) Games
5 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) XML
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (8.93%) 802.1X
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (8.93%) WCF
5 3 (5.36%) Gherkin
5 3 (5.36%) SOAP
6 1 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) HTML
6 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Smart Meter
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Wiki
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Test Scripting
3 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
6 12 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
7 11 (19.64%) Automation Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Test Planning
9 7 (12.50%) MVC
9 7 (12.50%) SDLC
9 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 5 (8.93%) BDD
11 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) C#
3 8 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) Python
4 3 (5.36%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) ISEB
2 14 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) HP
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Sun
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