The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 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
Test Analyst
Rank 105 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 0.92% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.95% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 34
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,400 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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% -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 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 -9 15 £31,250 +16.82% 1
Gerrards Cross - 3 £25,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £31,500 - 4
Princes Risborough - 2 £26,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

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 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 37 (54.41%) ISEB
2 36 (52.94%) SQL
3 26 (38.24%) .NET
4 25 (36.76%) Manual Testing
5 23 (33.82%) Test Scripting
5 23 (33.82%) QA
6 22 (32.35%) Selenium
6 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
7 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
8 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (27.94%) ISTQB
10 17 (25.00%) HTML
11 15 (22.06%) C#
11 15 (22.06%) XML
12 12 (17.65%) Finance
12 12 (17.65%) Windows
12 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.65%) Java
13 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
13 11 (16.18%) Oracle
13 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
16 8 (11.76%) CSS
16 8 (11.76%) UNIX
16 8 (11.76%) Web Testing
16 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
17 7 (10.29%) Web Services
17 7 (10.29%) Retail
17 7 (10.29%) Scrum

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 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Selenium
2 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (8.82%) JIRA
5 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.88%) Grunt
5 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.94%) WinRunner
7 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.94%) QARun
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Billing
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 17 (25.00%) HTML
3 15 (22.06%) XML
4 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 7 (10.29%) Web Services
6 4 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 4 (5.88%) Sass
6 4 (5.88%) JSON
6 4 (5.88%) WCF
6 4 (5.88%) LINQ
6 4 (5.88%) jQuery
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.47%) JSP
9 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.88%) EPoS
2 4 (5.88%) FMCG
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Manual Testing
2 23 (33.82%) Test Scripting
3 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
5 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) Web Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) Functional Testing
8 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Stress Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Change Control
10 4 (5.88%) TDD
10 4 (5.88%) MVC
10 4 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (5.88%) V-Model
10 4 (5.88%) Kanban
10 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) C#
3 12 (17.65%) Java
4 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.88%) VB
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (54.41%) ISEB
2 19 (27.94%) ISTQB
3 10 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) CISSP
5 2 (2.94%) CISM
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
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