The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 77 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 64 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.31% 2.42% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 2.50% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 24 23
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,600 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £41,150 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
Test Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1878 1840 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.15% 96.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1460 1420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.00%) Oracle
3 39 (37.14%) Windows
3 39 (37.14%) QA
4 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
4 36 (34.29%) Finance
5 30 (28.57%) SQL
6 26 (24.76%) Scrum
7 25 (23.81%) Selenium
8 24 (22.86%) Software Testing
9 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared
9 19 (18.10%) Visual Studio
10 18 (17.14%) IIS
10 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
10 18 (17.14%) JIRA
10 18 (17.14%) ISTQB
10 18 (17.14%) Performance Testing
11 17 (16.19%) Test Automation
12 16 (15.24%) Degree
12 16 (15.24%) Java
13 14 (13.33%) Test Scripting
13 14 (13.33%) C#
13 14 (13.33%) ISEB
14 13 (12.38%) Manual Testing
15 10 (9.52%) Law
16 9 (8.57%) HP UFT
16 9 (8.57%) Automation Testing
16 9 (8.57%) SDLC
17 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (7.62%) WebDriver

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (17.14%) IIS
1 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Selenium
2 19 (18.10%) Visual Studio
3 18 (17.14%) JIRA
4 9 (8.57%) HP UFT
5 8 (7.62%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.76%) JUnit
7 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.90%) JBehave
7 2 (1.90%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.95%) TestNG
8 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Law
3 7 (6.67%) Back Office
3 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (2.86%) XML
3 2 (1.90%) jQuery
3 2 (1.90%) RESTful
3 2 (1.90%) REST
4 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.95%) SOAP
4 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.95%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.14%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) UNIX
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) Scrum
3 24 (22.86%) Software Testing
4 18 (17.14%) Performance Testing
5 17 (16.19%) Test Automation
6 14 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 13 (12.38%) Manual Testing
8 9 (8.57%) Automation Testing
8 9 (8.57%) SDLC
9 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.62%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.67%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.67%) User Stories
11 6 (5.71%) ETL
12 5 (4.76%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
13 4 (3.81%) Data Management
13 4 (3.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.81%) ITIL
14 3 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.57%) SQL
2 16 (15.24%) Java
3 14 (13.33%) C#
4 8 (7.62%) VBScript
5 4 (3.81%) VB
6 2 (1.90%) C++
6 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) Ruby
7 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 16 (15.24%) Degree
4 14 (13.33%) ISEB
5 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (37.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) VMware
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.95%) ForgeRock
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