The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 119 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.44% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.25% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 26
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,281 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +4.61%
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
1761 2007 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 95.89% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1726 1907
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Peterborough +11 2 £27,500 -2.65%
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Selenium
4 12 (41.38%) Regression Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Manual Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
7 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
7 9 (31.03%) QA
7 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
7 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) Unix
8 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
9 7 (24.14%) C
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) ISEB
10 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) TestNG
11 5 (17.24%) JIRA
11 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
11 5 (17.24%) HTML
11 5 (17.24%) CSS
11 5 (17.24%) JUnit
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (13.79%) C#
12 4 (13.79%) Windows

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Selenium
2 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 5 (17.24%) TestNG
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.90%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.45%) Hudson
6 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Regression Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Manual Testing
4 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
6 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Testing
10 3 (10.34%) BDD
10 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.34%) Open Source
10 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC
10 3 (10.34%) User Stories
11 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) C
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) WorldPay