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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 90 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.41% 0.85% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.89% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 25
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,750 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1893 1803 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.22% 95.40% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1497 1504
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 September 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 September 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 -11 18 £35,000 +9.37% 2
High Wycombe -5 4 £36,000 +10.76%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (59.68%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) Manual Testing
4 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 22 (35.48%) ISEB
5 21 (33.87%) Finance
5 21 (33.87%) QA
6 18 (29.03%) Selenium
6 18 (29.03%) .NET
7 17 (27.42%) Automated Testing
8 16 (25.81%) XML
9 15 (24.19%) HTML
10 14 (22.58%) C#
11 13 (20.97%) Oracle
11 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
12 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
12 12 (19.35%) Windows
13 11 (17.74%) Java
14 10 (16.13%) UNIX
14 10 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
15 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing
15 9 (14.52%) Web Services
15 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (12.90%) Test Planning
16 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
17 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
17 7 (11.29%) Web Testing
17 7 (11.29%) Logistics

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Selenium
2 10 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.68%) JIRA
6 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.45%) Grunt
7 3 (4.84%) MSTest
8 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.23%) JMeter
9 1 (1.61%) WinRunner
9 1 (1.61%) QARun
9 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.61%) FogBugz
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 3 (4.84%) Military
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) XML
3 15 (24.19%) HTML
4 9 (14.52%) Web Services
5 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.45%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) WCF
6 4 (6.45%) LINQ
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
6 4 (6.45%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.45%) Sass
7 2 (3.23%) SOAP
8 1 (1.61%) JSP
8 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) EPoS
2 4 (6.45%) FMCG
3 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) Manual Testing
3 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 17 (27.42%) Automated Testing
5 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
6 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Test Planning
8 7 (11.29%) Logistics
8 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Web Testing
9 6 (9.68%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Test Management
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) System Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) Java
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 4 (6.45%) VB
5 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.84%) VBScript
7 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) ISEB
2 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) CISSP
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) VMware
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