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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 88 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 1.04% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.08% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 25
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £31,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -

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
1340 1669 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.31% 96.20% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1393 1352
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +17 18 £34,000 -2.85%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (53.85%) QA
2 18 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 18 (46.15%) ISEB
3 16 (41.03%) ISTQB
4 15 (38.46%) SQL
5 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (25.64%) Selenium
8 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (23.08%) SDLC
9 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
10 7 (17.95%) Automation Testing
10 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (15.38%) Line Management
11 6 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.38%) SLA
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Retail
12 5 (12.82%) Windows
12 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
12 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.26%) Smartcard
13 4 (10.26%) Java
13 4 (10.26%) JavaScript

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Selenium
1 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.69%) NeoLoad
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.26%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) mHealth
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Automation Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Line Management
7 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.26%) Time Management
10 3 (7.69%) Data Validation
10 3 (7.69%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) ISEB
2 16 (41.03%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (53.85%) QA
2 6 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
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