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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 110 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 1.53% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.61% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 19
Average salary £31,408 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.26% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2048 1920 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.69% 94.63% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1477 1444
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -12 18 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Aylesbury - 4 £30,000 -
High Wycombe -1 1 £57,500 +64.28%
Amersham - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) Test Scripting
3 20 (40.00%) ISEB
4 19 (38.00%) Finance
5 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (32.00%) Software Testing
7 15 (30.00%) SQL
8 14 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (26.00%) SDLC
10 12 (24.00%) QA
10 12 (24.00%) Test Strategy
11 11 (22.00%) HP UFT
11 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
11 11 (22.00%) Scrum
12 10 (20.00%) Selenium
12 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
13 9 (18.00%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (16.00%) Test Management
14 8 (16.00%) Banking
14 8 (16.00%) HP
15 7 (14.00%) Retail
16 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
16 6 (12.00%) Business Transformation
16 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
16 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
16 6 (12.00%) Degree
16 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
17 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) HP UFT
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.00%) JMeter
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.00%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Automotive
5 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) Test Scripting
3 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 14 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (26.00%) SDLC
7 12 (24.00%) Test Strategy
8 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Scrum
9 8 (16.00%) Test Management
10 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.00%) Business Transformation
11 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.00%) System Testing
12 4 (8.00%) V-Model
12 4 (8.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) ISEB
2 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Progress
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 16 hours ago