The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 173 113 169
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 49 113 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 2.01% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 2.15% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 80 18
Average salary £43,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.80% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average 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
4982 5245 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.15% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3819 3900
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -48 26 £45,000 +23.28%
Maidenhead -5 5 £40,000 +13.47% 1
Newbury +7 4 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £51,250 -
Windsor - 1 £45,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 100 (64.94%) ISEB
2 79 (51.30%) ISTQB
3 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (40.26%) Finance
5 53 (34.42%) QA
6 45 (29.22%) SQL
7 41 (26.62%) Software Testing
8 39 (25.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 38 (24.68%) Scrum
10 35 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
11 29 (18.83%) Selenium
12 28 (18.18%) Telecoms
12 28 (18.18%) HP
13 23 (14.94%) Degree
13 23 (14.94%) Test Automation
14 21 (13.64%) Test Management
15 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (12.34%) Automation Testing
16 19 (12.34%) Test Scripting
17 18 (11.69%) Banking
17 18 (11.69%) MS Excel
18 16 (10.39%) WebDriver
19 15 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (9.74%) JIRA
19 15 (9.74%) User Acceptance Testing
19 15 (9.74%) Retail
19 15 (9.74%) Automated Testing
19 15 (9.74%) Aerospace
19 15 (9.74%) Java
20 14 (9.09%) Oracle

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (3.90%) Confluence
2 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Project
3 3 (1.95%) MS Office
4 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.30%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.95%) LAN
3 2 (1.30%) 3GPP
3 2 (1.30%) WAN
3 2 (1.30%) HTTP
3 2 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.30%) LTE
3 2 (1.30%) 4G
3 2 (1.30%) MVNO
3 2 (1.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
4 1 (0.65%) SMS
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) SS7
4 1 (0.65%) SMPP
4 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.90%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.90%) MySQL
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (18.83%) Selenium
2 16 (10.39%) WebDriver
3 15 (9.74%) JIRA
3 15 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (8.44%) Visual Studio
5 12 (7.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (6.49%) LoadRunner
7 9 (5.84%) TestDirector
8 7 (4.55%) Zephyr
9 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.95%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.95%) Rational Performance Tester
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (1.30%) WinRunner
12 2 (1.30%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.30%) MSTest
13 1 (0.65%) Hudson
13 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.65%) Appium
General
1 62 (40.26%) Finance
2 28 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.69%) Banking
4 15 (9.74%) Retail
4 15 (9.74%) Aerospace
5 8 (5.19%) Billing
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
7 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) .NET
2 6 (3.90%) SOAP
2 6 (3.90%) Gherkin
2 6 (3.90%) XML
3 5 (3.25%) Web Services
4 3 (1.95%) Middleware
5 2 (1.30%) XMPP
5 2 (1.30%) REST
6 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.95%) Open Source
5 2 (1.30%) New Media
5 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.30%) DTV
6 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.44%) UNIX
2 9 (5.84%) Windows
3 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.62%) Software Testing
3 38 (24.68%) Scrum
4 23 (14.94%) Test Automation
5 21 (13.64%) Test Management
6 19 (12.34%) Test Scripting
6 19 (12.34%) Automation Testing
7 15 (9.74%) Automated Testing
7 15 (9.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (9.09%) TDD
8 14 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 13 (8.44%) Test Strategy
10 12 (7.79%) Manual Testing
10 12 (7.79%) Web Testing
11 11 (7.14%) Performance Testing
12 10 (6.49%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.84%) BDD
14 8 (5.19%) Integration Testing
14 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 45 (29.22%) SQL
2 15 (9.74%) Java
3 9 (5.84%) C#
4 6 (3.90%) Ruby
5 2 (1.30%) VB
6 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) Perl
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (64.94%) ISEB
2 79 (51.30%) ISTQB
3 39 (25.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (14.94%) Degree
5 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) APMP
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (34.42%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (18.18%) HP
2 14 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (1.95%) Cisco
4 3 (1.95%) Capita
5 2 (1.30%) Panasonic
5 2 (1.30%) SAP
5 2 (1.30%) Mitel
6 1 (0.65%) EMC
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago