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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 94 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 34 50 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.88% 2.48% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.55% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 33
Median salary £32,500 £31,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
1743 1964 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.30% 97.57% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1662 1597
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) ISEB
3 28 (35.90%) QA
4 21 (26.92%) User Stories
4 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 21 (26.92%) Scrum
5 17 (21.79%) Functional Testing
5 17 (21.79%) ISTQB
6 16 (20.51%) Selenium
6 16 (20.51%) Manual Testing
6 16 (20.51%) Finance
6 16 (20.51%) Windows
7 15 (19.23%) SQL
8 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
9 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (14.10%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (14.10%) .NET
9 11 (14.10%) Java
9 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
9 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.54%) Process Improvement
10 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
10 9 (11.54%) Performance Testing
10 9 (11.54%) SDLC
11 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
12 7 (8.97%) Agile Testing
12 7 (8.97%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.28%) IIS
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Selenium
2 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) JUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Maven
4 2 (2.56%) TestNG
5 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Back Office
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Billing
4 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) XML
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) User Experience
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.85%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) Scrum
2 21 (26.92%) User Stories
3 17 (21.79%) Functional Testing
4 16 (20.51%) Manual Testing
5 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
5 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.10%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Performance Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Process Improvement
7 9 (11.54%) SDLC
7 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.97%) Agile Testing
9 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.69%) Migration
11 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) Java
3 6 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) ISEB
2 17 (21.79%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.97%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Cegedim Rx
4 1 (1.28%) Sage
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
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