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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 98 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.89% 1.18% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.23% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 25
Median salary £32,500 £31,408 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% -10.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1551 2110 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.73% 95.78% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1721 1450
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +13 13 £29,000 -10.76% 1
High Wycombe +12 8 £45,000 -21.73%
Aylesbury -11 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Newport Pagnell - 2 £29,000 - 1
Marlow - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 41 (68.33%) Software Testing
2 29 (48.33%) ISEB
2 29 (48.33%) Test Scripting
3 27 (45.00%) Regression Testing
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (38.33%) QA
4 23 (38.33%) Selenium
5 22 (36.67%) Functional Testing
6 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 18 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (28.33%) NeoLoad
8 15 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 15 (25.00%) Data Validation
8 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 15 (25.00%) Validation
9 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
9 14 (23.33%) SQL
9 14 (23.33%) Stress Testing
10 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (20.00%) Finance
12 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
13 10 (16.67%) Degree
13 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (15.00%) Manual Testing
15 8 (13.33%) SDLC
15 8 (13.33%) Marketing
16 7 (11.67%) HP UFT
16 7 (11.67%) HP
16 7 (11.67%) Automation Testing

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Selenium
2 17 (28.33%) NeoLoad
3 7 (11.67%) HP UFT
4 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.67%) JIRA
6 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) TestNG
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
2 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) mHealth
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Software Testing
2 29 (48.33%) Test Scripting
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.00%) Regression Testing
4 22 (36.67%) Functional Testing
5 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 15 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 15 (25.00%) Data Validation
6 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 15 (25.00%) Validation
7 14 (23.33%) Stress Testing
8 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 8 (13.33%) SDLC
11 7 (11.67%) Automation Testing
12 6 (10.00%) Creative Marketing
12 6 (10.00%) QA Automation
12 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.00%) V-Model
12 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) C#
3 3 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) ISEB
2 18 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
4 10 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) HP
2 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Borland
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + ben
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago