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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 208 123 166
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 26 106 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 1.91% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.99% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 85 37
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 -45 14 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Newbury +18 4 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Bracknell - 2 £25,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 35 (46.05%) Selenium
3 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (31.58%) ISTQB
5 22 (28.95%) SQL
5 22 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (28.95%) Test Automation
6 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
7 17 (22.37%) Banking
7 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
8 16 (21.05%) Java
9 15 (19.74%) Oracle
9 15 (19.74%) WebDriver
9 15 (19.74%) SDLC
10 14 (18.42%) HP UFT
10 14 (18.42%) Retail
10 14 (18.42%) Scrum
11 13 (17.11%) ISEB
11 13 (17.11%) Web Services
11 13 (17.11%) Cucumber
12 12 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (15.79%) C#
13 11 (14.47%) Games
13 11 (14.47%) Logistics
13 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
14 10 (13.16%) SaaS
15 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
15 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (11.84%) QA
15 9 (11.84%) JavaScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) 4G
2 4 (5.26%) 3G
2 4 (5.26%) SMS
2 4 (5.26%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.95%) 2G
3 3 (3.95%) GPRS
3 3 (3.95%) GSM
3 3 (3.95%) SNMP
4 2 (2.63%) ATM
4 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.63%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) GGSN
4 2 (2.63%) HTTP
4 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.63%) IPsec
4 2 (2.63%) SGSN
4 2 (2.63%) SSH
4 2 (2.63%) Telnet
4 2 (2.63%) VoIP
4 2 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (46.05%) Selenium
2 15 (19.74%) WebDriver
3 14 (18.42%) HP UFT
4 13 (17.11%) Cucumber
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
5 7 (9.21%) SoapUI
6 6 (7.89%) TestComplete
7 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.26%) JBehave
8 4 (5.26%) Ranorex
8 4 (5.26%) RSpec
8 4 (5.26%) Subversion
9 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.32%) JMeter
10 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
3 17 (22.37%) Banking
4 14 (18.42%) Retail
5 11 (14.47%) Games
6 7 (9.21%) Electronics
7 5 (6.58%) Marketing
8 4 (5.26%) Automotive
8 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 6 (7.89%) Gherkin
3 4 (5.26%) Ajax
3 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.26%) CSS
3 4 (5.26%) HTML
3 4 (5.26%) JSON
3 4 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (5.26%) React
3 4 (5.26%) RESTful
3 4 (5.26%) SOAP
3 4 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.95%) Wiki
5 2 (2.63%) FMCG
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Unix
2 4 (5.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) Android
4 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.32%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Test Automation
2 22 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
4 15 (19.74%) SDLC
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 11 (14.47%) Logistics
6 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Defect Management
9 7 (9.21%) Manual Testing
9 7 (9.21%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (7.89%) Functional Testing
10 6 (7.89%) Test Strategy
10 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.89%) Wealth Management
11 5 (6.58%) Automation Testing
11 5 (6.58%) BDD
11 5 (6.58%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 16 (21.05%) Java
3 12 (15.79%) C#
4 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) Ruby
6 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 13 (17.11%) ISEB
3 7 (9.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) Symbian
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