The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 94 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.03% 0.89% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.92% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 14
Median salary £39,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,050 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
Test Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1133 1411 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.25% 97.11% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1190 1422
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Cambridge region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridge

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) QA
3 12 (41.38%) Manual Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) Regression Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Selenium
4 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Unix
6 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
7 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) C
8 7 (24.14%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (24.14%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) BDD
9 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Testing
9 6 (20.69%) User Stories
9 6 (20.69%) Fintech
10 4 (13.79%) JIRA
10 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
10 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
10 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Test Automation

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Selenium
2 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
2 4 (13.79%) Hudson
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) JMeter
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Fintech
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Unix
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Manual Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Regression Testing
4 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Testing
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) User Stories
8 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) C
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) WorldPay
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft