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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 105 113 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.23% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 19
Median salary £29,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
1520 2037 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 98.00% 96.82% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1598 1575
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -2 11 £27,500 -8.33%
Newport Pagnell - 3 £29,000 -
Aylesbury -3 2 £34,250 +34.31%
High Wycombe - 2 £40,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 29 (58.00%) ISEB
2 26 (52.00%) Test Scripting
3 25 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.00%) SQL
6 18 (36.00%) QA
7 15 (30.00%) Selenium
8 14 (28.00%) Degree
8 14 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
9 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
10 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
10 11 (22.00%) Finance
10 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
11 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
12 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
13 8 (16.00%) SDLC
13 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
14 7 (14.00%) Test Management
14 7 (14.00%) Manual Testing
14 7 (14.00%) HP UFT
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
15 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
15 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
15 6 (12.00%) HP
15 6 (12.00%) SharePoint

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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (10.00%) NeoLoad
4 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) TestNG
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) JSP
2 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) mHealth
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Test Scripting
2 25 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
8 8 (16.00%) SDLC
8 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Manual Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Test Management
10 6 (12.00%) V-Model
11 5 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Data Validation
11 5 (10.00%) Stress Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Validation
12 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) ISEB
2 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 14 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) HP
2 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Borland
3 1 (2.00%) VMware