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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 100 113 102
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 16 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.26% 0.77% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.80% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 43
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
2186 1991 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.25% 96.32% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1656 2155
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +2 16 £35,000 - 1
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Test Scripting
3 24 (45.28%) Automated Testing
3 24 (45.28%) Selenium
4 20 (37.74%) Regression Testing
5 19 (35.85%) Degree
5 19 (35.85%) Manual Testing
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
7 16 (30.19%) Scrum
8 15 (28.30%) TDD
8 15 (28.30%) JIRA
8 15 (28.30%) ISTQB
8 15 (28.30%) C#
8 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (28.30%) BDD
9 14 (26.42%) HP
9 14 (26.42%) Java
9 14 (26.42%) SQL
10 13 (24.53%) ISEB
11 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
11 12 (22.64%) User Stories
12 11 (20.75%) Finance
12 11 (20.75%) QA
13 10 (18.87%) HTML
13 10 (18.87%) XML
13 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
14 9 (16.98%) TestNG
14 9 (16.98%) Open Source
14 9 (16.98%) UNIX
14 9 (16.98%) JUnit

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (9.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Selenium
2 15 (28.30%) JIRA
2 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (16.98%) TestNG
3 9 (16.98%) JUnit
4 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
5 5 (9.43%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (9.43%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.66%) QARun
6 3 (5.66%) WinRunner
7 2 (3.77%) JMeter
7 2 (3.77%) Hudson
7 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Military
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) XML
3 7 (13.21%) CSS
4 3 (5.66%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (5.66%) WCF
4 3 (5.66%) WPF
4 3 (5.66%) WinForms
5 2 (3.77%) SOAP
5 2 (3.77%) Web Services
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Open Source
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) UNIX
2 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.66%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Test Scripting
3 24 (45.28%) Automated Testing
4 20 (37.74%) Regression Testing
5 19 (35.85%) Manual Testing
6 16 (30.19%) Scrum
7 15 (28.30%) TDD
7 15 (28.30%) BDD
8 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
8 12 (22.64%) User Stories
9 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
10 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (11.32%) Web Testing
13 5 (9.43%) Test Planning
13 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
13 5 (9.43%) Supplier Management
13 5 (9.43%) Logistics
13 5 (9.43%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) C#
2 14 (26.42%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Delphi
4 3 (5.66%) VB
4 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Degree
2 15 (28.30%) ISTQB
3 13 (24.53%) ISEB
4 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) HP
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) IBM
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago