The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 102 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 26 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.21% 1.06% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.12% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
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
2077 1873 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.56% 94.74% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1623 1525 1591
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 +4 20 £38,000 +16.92% 3
High Wycombe -2 4 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 32 (58.18%) Finance
3 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
4 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.09%) ISEB
5 16 (29.09%) QA
6 14 (25.45%) Oracle
7 13 (23.64%) XML
7 13 (23.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 12 (21.82%) .NET
8 12 (21.82%) Selenium
9 11 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 11 (20.00%) HTML
10 10 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 10 (18.18%) Logistics
10 10 (18.18%) Test Planning
11 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
11 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (16.36%) Test Management
11 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (16.36%) C#
11 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.55%) Java
12 8 (14.55%) UNIX
12 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
12 8 (14.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
13 7 (12.73%) Mobile App

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (21.82%) Selenium
3 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
5 6 (10.91%) JIRA
6 4 (7.27%) LoadRunner
6 4 (7.27%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (5.45%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.45%) Grunt
7 3 (5.45%) MSTest
7 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.45%) Subversion
8 2 (3.64%) JMeter
8 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.82%) FogBugz
9 1 (1.82%) JUnit
9 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Legal
2 6 (10.91%) Military
3 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) XML
2 12 (21.82%) .NET
3 11 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.27%) CSS
7 3 (5.45%) JSON
7 3 (5.45%) WCF
7 3 (5.45%) LINQ
7 3 (5.45%) jQuery
7 3 (5.45%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.45%) Sass
8 1 (1.82%) JSP
8 1 (1.82%) J2EE
8 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Hedge funds
2 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
3 11 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 10 (18.18%) Logistics
4 10 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Test Management
6 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Supply Chain Management
7 7 (12.73%) Validation
7 7 (12.73%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.91%) TDD
8 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
8 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.91%) System Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) C#
3 8 (14.55%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) VBScript
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) ISEB
2 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (14.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (12.73%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) CISSP
5 2 (3.64%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) HP
3 4 (7.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
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