The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 110 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 1.37% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.42% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 15
Median salary £33,000 £32,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,350 £35,000
UK excluding London median 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
1654 1828 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.56% 96.41% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1583 1462
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 September 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) QA
3 20 (43.48%) SDLC
4 19 (41.30%) Selenium
5 18 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 18 (39.13%) ISEB
5 18 (39.13%) Windows
6 17 (36.96%) Manual Testing
7 16 (34.78%) User Experience
7 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 15 (32.61%) Automated Testing
9 13 (28.26%) Usability Testing
9 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (26.09%) User Stories
11 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (23.91%) Scrum
11 11 (23.91%) XML
12 9 (19.57%) .NET
12 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
13 8 (17.39%) Java
14 7 (15.22%) C#
14 7 (15.22%) Finance
14 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
14 7 (15.22%) Degree
14 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
15 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (13.04%) SpecFlow
16 5 (10.87%) SQL
17 4 (8.70%) JavaScript

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Selenium
2 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.04%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.70%) JUnit
4 4 (8.70%) TestNG
5 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Maven
6 2 (4.35%) Protractor
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Calabash
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) XML
2 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.17%) Middleware
5 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) SDLC
3 18 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 17 (36.96%) Manual Testing
5 15 (32.61%) Automated Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Usability Testing
7 12 (26.09%) User Stories
8 11 (23.91%) Scrum
9 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
10 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
12 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
14 2 (4.35%) Context-Driven Testing
14 2 (4.35%) Exploratory Testing
14 2 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
14 2 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) ISEB
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (47.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
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