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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 91 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 32 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 1.04% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.09% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 23
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,100 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1960 1751 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.69% 95.95% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1454 1480
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -17 18 £30,000 +11.11% 2
Gerrards Cross - 3 £25,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £35,000 -
Princes Risborough - 1 £26,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 33 (44.59%) ISEB
3 26 (35.14%) .NET
3 26 (35.14%) Automated Testing
3 26 (35.14%) Manual Testing
4 25 (33.78%) Test Scripting
4 25 (33.78%) QA
5 23 (31.08%) Selenium
6 22 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.03%) ISTQB
7 20 (27.03%) Software Testing
8 19 (25.68%) Finance
9 18 (24.32%) HTML
10 17 (22.97%) C#
10 17 (22.97%) XML
11 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
12 13 (17.57%) Java
12 13 (17.57%) Windows
12 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
13 12 (16.22%) Oracle
13 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (13.51%) UNIX
16 9 (12.16%) Web Services
16 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
17 8 (10.81%) CSS
17 8 (10.81%) Scrum
17 8 (10.81%) QuickTest Pro
17 8 (10.81%) Regression Testing
17 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Selenium
2 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (9.46%) JIRA
5 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (5.41%) Subversion
5 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.41%) Grunt
6 3 (4.05%) MSTest
7 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.70%) QARun
7 2 (2.70%) JMeter
7 2 (2.70%) WinRunner
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Retail
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Military
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) .NET
2 18 (24.32%) HTML
3 17 (22.97%) XML
4 9 (12.16%) Web Services
5 8 (10.81%) CSS
6 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.41%) JSON
7 4 (5.41%) WCF
7 4 (5.41%) LINQ
7 4 (5.41%) jQuery
7 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
7 4 (5.41%) Sass
8 2 (2.70%) SOAP
9 1 (1.35%) JSP
9 1 (1.35%) J2EE
9 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.41%) EPoS
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.41%) FMCG
3 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Automated Testing
1 26 (35.14%) Manual Testing
2 25 (33.78%) Test Scripting
3 22 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.03%) Software Testing
5 8 (10.81%) Scrum
5 8 (10.81%) Regression Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Web Testing
7 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.11%) TDD
7 6 (8.11%) Logistics
7 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.76%) Change Control
8 5 (6.76%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Stress Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Test Management
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 17 (22.97%) C#
3 13 (17.57%) Java
4 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.41%) VB
6 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) ISEB
2 20 (27.03%) ISTQB
3 11 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) CISSP
5 2 (2.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (33.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) VMware
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £30 to £40 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago