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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 71 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 60 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.09% 1.83% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 1.89% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 27
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1874 1959 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.55% 96.65% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 1581 1477
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 28 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) QA
3 39 (37.14%) Finance
4 34 (32.38%) Oracle
5 31 (29.52%) Windows
6 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
6 29 (27.62%) Selenium
7 26 (24.76%) Software Testing
7 26 (24.76%) SQL
8 25 (23.81%) ISEB
9 23 (21.90%) Scrum
9 23 (21.90%) ISTQB
10 16 (15.24%) Manual Testing
10 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
11 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 14 (13.33%) IIS
12 14 (13.33%) C#
12 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 14 (13.33%) Performance Testing
12 14 (13.33%) Degree
13 13 (12.38%) Java
14 12 (11.43%) JIRA
15 11 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (10.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (10.48%) QuickTest Pro
16 10 (9.52%) Law
16 10 (9.52%) Test Scripting
17 9 (8.57%) Banking
17 9 (8.57%) Retail

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (13.33%) IIS
1 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) 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 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (27.62%) Selenium
2 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.43%) JIRA
4 11 (10.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 7 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.90%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.95%) JBehave
7 1 (0.95%) Appium
7 1 (0.95%) JUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Law
3 9 (8.57%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 7 (6.67%) Back Office
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) REST
2 2 (1.90%) RESTful
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.95%) SOAP
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.95%) Wiki
2 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) UNIX
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) Software Testing
3 23 (21.90%) Scrum
4 16 (15.24%) Manual Testing
4 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
5 14 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 11 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.62%) SDLC
9 6 (5.71%) ETL
9 6 (5.71%) Automation Testing
10 5 (4.76%) Functional Testing
10 5 (4.76%) Regression Testing
11 4 (3.81%) Data Management
11 4 (3.81%) ITIL
11 4 (3.81%) Software Delivery
12 3 (2.86%) Analytics
12 3 (2.86%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.86%) Data Migration
12 3 (2.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) C#
3 13 (12.38%) Java
4 7 (6.67%) VBScript
5 5 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (1.90%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) Ruby
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) ISEB
2 23 (21.90%) ISTQB
3 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.33%) Degree
5 11 (10.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (32.38%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) VMware
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