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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 80 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 35 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.33% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.55% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 28
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +0.75%
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
1469 2200 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.80% 95.57% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1828 1567
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +13 19 £30,500 +1.66% 4
Aylesbury -2 9 £35,000 +16.66%
High Wycombe +7 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Marlow - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (76.36%) Software Testing
2 30 (54.55%) Regression Testing
3 25 (45.45%) ISEB
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 24 (43.64%) Functional Testing
5 22 (40.00%) QA
6 19 (34.55%) Integration Testing
6 19 (34.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
8 16 (29.09%) Selenium
8 16 (29.09%) Data Validation
8 16 (29.09%) Validation
9 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (25.45%) NeoLoad
10 14 (25.45%) Black-Box Testing
10 14 (25.45%) SQL
11 13 (23.64%) Stress Testing
12 12 (21.82%) Finance
13 10 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
13 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
14 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
15 7 (12.73%) HP
15 7 (12.73%) QA Automation
15 7 (12.73%) Automation Testing
16 6 (10.91%) SDLC
16 6 (10.91%) HP UFT
16 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
16 6 (10.91%) Marketing

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) 3G
2 1 (1.82%) 4G
2 1 (1.82%) GPRS
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Selenium
2 14 (25.45%) NeoLoad
3 6 (10.91%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.64%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 2 (3.64%) JMeter
5 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
6 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Android
1 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Software Testing
2 30 (54.55%) Regression Testing
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 24 (43.64%) Functional Testing
5 19 (34.55%) Integration Testing
6 16 (29.09%) Data Validation
6 16 (29.09%) Validation
7 14 (25.45%) Black-Box Testing
8 13 (23.64%) Stress Testing
9 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.73%) Automation Testing
10 7 (12.73%) QA Automation
11 6 (10.91%) Creative Marketing
11 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
11 6 (10.91%) SDLC
11 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.91%) V-Model
12 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) ISEB
2 19 (34.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Borland
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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