The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 63 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.48% 1.97% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.01% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 298 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.09% 98.03% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 331 236 195
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) MSF
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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