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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 141 205 137
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 40 28 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.55% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.58% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 80
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
3228 4856 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.31% 94.96% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 3983 3952
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Reading +40 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hungerford - 6 £30,000 -
Newbury +6 5 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Maidenhead - 3 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £37,500 -
Bracknell +13 1 - -
Slough - 1 £37,500 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) SQL
2 31 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 28 (45.16%) Manual Testing
4 26 (41.94%) Selenium
5 22 (35.48%) Automated Testing
5 22 (35.48%) Functional Testing
6 17 (27.42%) QA
6 17 (27.42%) Regression Testing
7 16 (25.81%) SDLC
8 15 (24.19%) System Testing
8 15 (24.19%) Automation Testing
9 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
9 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.97%) Finance
10 11 (17.74%) Java
10 11 (17.74%) Oracle
10 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (17.74%) Performance Testing
10 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
11 10 (16.13%) WebDriver
12 9 (14.52%) SoapUI
12 9 (14.52%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.52%) ERP
12 9 (14.52%) ISEB
13 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
13 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.29%) Degree
14 7 (11.29%) Test Strategy

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) 4G
1 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Selenium
2 10 (16.13%) WebDriver
3 9 (14.52%) SoapUI
4 7 (11.29%) JMeter
5 6 (9.68%) JIRA
6 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
7 3 (4.84%) NUnit
8 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.61%) Gradle
9 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
1 5 (8.06%) SOAP
2 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 28 (45.16%) Manual Testing
4 22 (35.48%) Automated Testing
4 22 (35.48%) Functional Testing
5 17 (27.42%) Regression Testing
6 16 (25.81%) SDLC
7 15 (24.19%) Automation Testing
7 15 (24.19%) System Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
9 11 (17.74%) Performance Testing
9 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.52%) ERP
10 9 (14.52%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
12 7 (11.29%) Test Strategy
13 6 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 6 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
4 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.52%) ISEB
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) HP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Informatica
3 2 (3.23%) SOASTA, Inc
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