The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 131 125 153
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Software Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2376 2094 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.42% 96.10% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1774 2545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,367 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge -5 5 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Software Test Analyst
East of England

Software Test Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Automated Testing
3 10 (83.33%) ISEB
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle