The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 96 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 1.46% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.51% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 22
Average salary £33,000 £30,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,320 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,300 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2195 1916 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.09% 96.72% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1721 1608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 29 £32,000 +6.66% 3
Marlow - 6 £34,000 -
High Wycombe - 5 £34,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (59.70%) ISEB
2 39 (58.21%) SQL
3 30 (44.78%) .NET
4 29 (43.28%) Test Scripting
5 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
6 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
6 21 (31.34%) QA
7 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
8 16 (23.88%) Software Testing
8 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
8 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
8 16 (23.88%) Manual Testing
9 15 (22.39%) Finance
10 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (20.90%) Regression Testing
10 14 (20.90%) Selenium
11 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
11 13 (19.40%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (19.40%) C#
12 11 (16.42%) Windows
12 11 (16.42%) V-Model
12 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (14.93%) VB
14 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
14 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
15 8 (11.94%) Change Control
15 8 (11.94%) Test Management
15 8 (11.94%) HTML
16 7 (10.45%) JIRA
16 7 (10.45%) Scrum

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (10.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
2 14 (20.90%) Selenium
3 13 (19.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (10.45%) JIRA
4 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.99%) QARun
5 2 (2.99%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) XML
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 3 (4.48%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Test Scripting
2 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
3 16 (23.88%) Software Testing
3 16 (23.88%) Manual Testing
4 14 (20.90%) Regression Testing
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.42%) V-Model
6 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
8 8 (11.94%) Change Control
8 8 (11.94%) Test Management
9 7 (10.45%) Stress Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Scrum
10 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Web Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) VB
4 7 (10.45%) VBScript
4 7 (10.45%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (59.70%) ISEB
2 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (31.34%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago