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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 86 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.81% 3.20% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 3.27% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 28
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
1556 1894 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.01% 97.78% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1646 1564
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 24 June 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (49.33%) QA
3 26 (34.67%) ISEB
4 25 (33.33%) User Stories
5 24 (32.00%) Windows
6 22 (29.33%) Scrum
7 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 20 (26.67%) Manual Testing
8 17 (22.67%) Selenium
8 17 (22.67%) SDLC
8 17 (22.67%) Automated Testing
9 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
10 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (20.00%) Functional Testing
11 13 (17.33%) Software Testing
11 13 (17.33%) Finance
11 13 (17.33%) Java
11 13 (17.33%) User Experience
12 11 (14.67%) ISTQB
12 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (13.33%) XML
13 10 (13.33%) Degree
13 10 (13.33%) Usability Testing
13 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (12.00%) Wireframes
14 9 (12.00%) SQL
15 8 (10.67%) .NET
16 7 (9.33%) Oracle
16 7 (9.33%) Test Strategy

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 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Selenium
2 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.33%) JUnit
4 4 (5.33%) Maven
4 4 (5.33%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.33%) TestNG
5 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.33%) Calabash
7 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Billing
2 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) XML
2 8 (10.67%) .NET
3 5 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) RESTful
5 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Android
5 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) User Stories
3 22 (29.33%) Scrum
4 20 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 17 (22.67%) Automated Testing
5 17 (22.67%) SDLC
6 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
7 15 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 13 (17.33%) Software Testing
9 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.33%) Usability Testing
10 9 (12.00%) Wireframes
11 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Test Strategy
12 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
14 4 (5.33%) DevOps
14 4 (5.33%) Open Source
14 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
14 4 (5.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) Java
2 9 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) C#
4 4 (5.33%) VBScript
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) ISEB
2 11 (14.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (49.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Cegedim Rx
4 1 (1.33%) Sage
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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