The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 91 119 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.73% 1.03% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.06% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 36
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +2.94%
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1504 2265 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.35% 96.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1753 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 12 £31,750 +5.83% 2
Aylesbury - 11 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £30,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £37,500 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 26 (59.09%) Regression Testing
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 19 (43.18%) ISEB
5 17 (38.64%) QA
6 16 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (36.36%) Integration Testing
7 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.82%) Selenium
9 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
9 13 (29.55%) Data Validation
9 13 (29.55%) Validation
10 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (25.00%) NeoLoad
11 11 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
12 10 (22.73%) Stress Testing
13 9 (20.45%) Automated Testing
14 8 (18.18%) SQL
15 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
15 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (13.64%) QA Automation
16 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
17 5 (11.36%) SDLC
17 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
18 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
18 4 (9.09%) VoIP
18 4 (9.09%) Finance
18 4 (9.09%) Defect Management
18 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) 3G
2 1 (2.27%) 4G
2 1 (2.27%) GPRS
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Selenium
2 11 (25.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 26 (59.09%) Regression Testing
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Data Validation
5 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
5 13 (29.55%) Validation
6 11 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Stress Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (13.64%) QA Automation
11 5 (11.36%) SDLC
12 4 (9.09%) Defect Management
12 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
13 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
13 3 (6.82%) Creative Marketing
13 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) ISEB
2 16 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) HP
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-32k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago