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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 140 199 111
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 27 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.52% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.54% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 85
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

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
3472 4994 5171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.38% 95.65% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2743 4061 3738
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +31 8 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 8 £45,000 -
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 - 1
Slough +36 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Wokingham - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell +11 1 - -
Newbury +7 1 £32,500 -12.75% 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 (58.18%) Test Scripting
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) Manual Testing
4 26 (47.27%) SQL
5 22 (40.00%) Selenium
6 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
6 18 (32.73%) Functional Testing
7 16 (29.09%) Regression Testing
8 15 (27.27%) Finance
8 15 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 14 (25.45%) QA
10 13 (23.64%) System Testing
10 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
11 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
12 11 (20.00%) SDLC
13 10 (18.18%) C#
13 10 (18.18%) Java
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle
13 10 (18.18%) ISEB
13 10 (18.18%) Automation Testing
14 9 (16.36%) Test Strategy
14 9 (16.36%) JIRA
14 9 (16.36%) .NET
15 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
15 8 (14.55%) NUnit
15 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
16 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (12.73%) SoapUI
16 7 (12.73%) Non-Functional Testing

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 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Selenium
2 9 (16.36%) JIRA
3 8 (14.55%) NUnit
3 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
4 7 (12.73%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.45%) JMeter
7 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.64%) JUnit
7 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.82%) Gradle
8 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.82%) Maven
8 1 (1.82%) TestNG
8 1 (1.82%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (9.09%) WCF
5 5 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (7.27%) SOAP
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
8 1 (1.82%) CSS
8 1 (1.82%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.82%) HTML
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Test Scripting
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) Manual Testing
4 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
4 18 (32.73%) Functional Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Regression Testing
6 15 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 13 (23.64%) System Testing
7 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
8 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (20.00%) SDLC
10 10 (18.18%) Automation Testing
11 9 (16.36%) Test Strategy
12 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (12.73%) ERP
12 7 (12.73%) MVC
12 7 (12.73%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
14 5 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) C#
2 10 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) VBScript
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (18.18%) ISEB
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) Informatica
2 2 (3.64%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
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