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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 105 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.20% 1.80% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.89% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 21
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,850 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,858 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1682 1694 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.11% 95.22% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1338 1419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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 18 £34,000 - 1
Aylesbury -17 2 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (63.41%) ISEB
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Finance
4 14 (34.15%) Test Scripting
4 14 (34.15%) Software Testing
5 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
5 13 (31.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (29.27%) Automation Testing
7 11 (26.83%) Selenium
8 10 (24.39%) Manual Testing
8 10 (24.39%) SQL
9 9 (21.95%) Java
10 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (19.51%) HP UFT
10 8 (19.51%) Regression Testing
11 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
11 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
11 7 (17.07%) Agile Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Web Testing
12 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (14.63%) Web Development
12 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
12 6 (14.63%) QA
12 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
12 6 (14.63%) IntelliJ
12 6 (14.63%) J2EE
13 5 (12.20%) Oracle
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Selenium
2 8 (19.51%) HP UFT
3 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
3 6 (14.63%) IntelliJ
4 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (9.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) J2EE
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Software Testing
2 14 (34.15%) Test Scripting
3 12 (29.27%) Automation Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Manual Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Regression Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Testing
6 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.07%) Web Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
7 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Web Development
8 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 3 (7.32%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) ISEB
2 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
2 13 (31.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) IBM