The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 125 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.10% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,350 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +0.84%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2161 1889 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.35% 96.72% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1694 1605
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 £25,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Test Analyst
South East

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Milton Keynes +9 7 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Software Test Analyst
South East

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Test Scripting
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) Change Control
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) QA
9 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) UNIX
9 3 (15.79%) User Stories
9 3 (15.79%) JIRA
9 3 (15.79%) MSF
10 2 (10.53%) Test Automation

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Test Scripting
2 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Change Control
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) MSF
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago