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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 120 101 110
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 1.50% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.59% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 12
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
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
2248 2134 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.77% 94.30% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1656 1662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 -25 16 £28,750 -11.53% 6
Aylesbury - 1 £30,000 - 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 17 (38.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Finance
4 14 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (29.55%) ISEB
6 12 (27.27%) Degree
7 11 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Scrum
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (20.45%) QA
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.45%) Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
10 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.18%) Selenium
10 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
11 7 (15.91%) Test Management
12 6 (13.64%) Retail
12 6 (13.64%) Project Management
12 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
12 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.36%) V-Model
13 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MS Access
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
3 4 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) eggPlant
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
5 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) WPF
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
3 1 (2.27%) LINQ
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.27%) Sass
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 17 (38.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 8 (18.18%) SDLC
6 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.91%) Test Management
7 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
8 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) V-Model
10 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
10 4 (9.09%) CRM
11 3 (6.82%) ITIL
11 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) ISEB
2 12 (27.27%) Degree
3 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) HL7
2 1 (2.27%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Progress
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) HP
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