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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 125 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £23,750 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1887 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.30% 96.18% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1578 1545
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 6 £22,500 -30.76%
Gerrards Cross - 2 £25,000 -
Software Test Analyst
South East

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
2 14 (73.68%) ISEB
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Manual Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) UNIX
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) Selenium
8 5 (26.32%) Stress Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Change Control
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
8 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
9 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (15.79%) C#
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.53%) VB.NET

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
4 2 (10.53%) Grunt
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) LINQ
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Test Scripting
2 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Manual Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Stress Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Kanban
7 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) VMware