The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 101 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.06% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.93% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 10
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,800 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (60.00%) QA
2 18 (51.43%) Manual Testing
3 17 (48.57%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) Selenium
5 14 (40.00%) Java
6 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
7 11 (31.43%) Electronics
8 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 8 (22.86%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) JIRA
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
10 8 (22.86%) WorldPay
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) Unix
12 6 (17.14%) SQL
12 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
12 6 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
13 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (14.29%) ISEB
14 4 (11.43%) HP UFT
14 4 (11.43%) MS Office

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) HP UFT
4 3 (8.57%) Appium
4 3 (8.57%) Hudson
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (31.43%) Electronics
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Fintech
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Manual Testing
2 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
3 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Testing
5 8 (22.86%) BDD
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Web Testing
10 2 (5.71%) User Stories
11 1 (2.86%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (14.29%) ISEB
4 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) WorldPay
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago