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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 104 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.39% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.47% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 16
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.00%
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
2131 1975 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.67% 94.50% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1505 1567
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 0 23 £27,962 -10.52% 2
Aylesbury - 4 £30,000 -
High Wycombe -3 1 £57,500 +64.28%
Amersham - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Test Scripting
3 20 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (36.54%) Finance
5 18 (34.62%) ISEB
6 17 (32.69%) Software Testing
7 15 (28.85%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (26.92%) QA
9 13 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (23.08%) Scrum
10 12 (23.08%) SDLC
10 12 (23.08%) Test Strategy
11 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Selenium
12 10 (19.23%) Degree
13 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
13 9 (17.31%) Banking
13 9 (17.31%) HP UFT
14 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (15.38%) Test Management
15 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (13.46%) Business Transformation
15 7 (13.46%) HP
15 7 (13.46%) Retail
15 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
16 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
16 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
16 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
16 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MS Access
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Selenium
2 9 (17.31%) HP UFT
3 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.92%) eggPlant
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Test Scripting
3 20 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (32.69%) Software Testing
5 15 (28.85%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (23.08%) SDLC
6 12 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 12 (23.08%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Test Management
9 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Business Transformation
10 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) V-Model
11 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) ISEB
2 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) HP
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Progress
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £25-£37,815 depending on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago