The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 105 119 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.11% 0.53% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.57% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 21
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2398 2121 2788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.08% 93.81% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 1820 2456
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 Cambridgeshire

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

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 21 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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 +13 28 £32,500 +16.07% 3
Peterborough +1 2 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 28 (62.22%) QA
2 21 (46.67%) ISEB
2 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 19 (42.22%) Selenium
4 18 (40.00%) JIRA
5 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
6 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Internet
6 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
7 15 (33.33%) Java
7 15 (33.33%) TDD
8 13 (28.89%) Scrum
9 12 (26.67%) HTML
10 11 (24.44%) Regression Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
10 11 (24.44%) BDD
11 10 (22.22%) Degree
11 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Web Testing
12 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
13 8 (17.78%) .NET
13 8 (17.78%) MS Office
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) Finance
14 7 (15.56%) C#
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
15 6 (13.33%) JavaScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (17.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Internet
2 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Selenium
2 18 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.44%) TestNG
5 2 (4.44%) JMeter
5 2 (4.44%) JUnit
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) XML
3 6 (13.33%) CSS
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) iPhone
1 4 (8.89%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) UNIX
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
4 15 (33.33%) TDD
5 13 (28.89%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) Regression Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
6 11 (24.44%) BDD
7 10 (22.22%) Web Testing
7 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Testing
8 6 (13.33%) User Stories
9 4 (8.89%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
11 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) Ruby
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) ISEB
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (62.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
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