The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 110 131 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 31 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 0.42% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.45% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 33
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,937 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,800 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2252 2241 2682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.66% 93.69% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 1969 2327
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Test Analyst
East of England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +27 30 £32,500 +9.24% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 30 (60.00%) QA
2 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 19 (38.00%) Scrum
3 19 (38.00%) ISEB
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
5 17 (34.00%) TDD
5 17 (34.00%) Internet
6 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (32.00%) Test Scripting
7 15 (30.00%) Selenium
8 14 (28.00%) Automated Testing
9 13 (26.00%) JIRA
9 13 (26.00%) HTML
10 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
11 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
11 11 (22.00%) C#
11 11 (22.00%) .NET
11 11 (22.00%) Finance
11 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (18.00%) BDD
14 7 (14.00%) UNIX
14 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.00%) MS Office
14 7 (14.00%) CSS
14 7 (14.00%) XML
14 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
14 7 (14.00%) ISTQB
15 6 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Internet
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Selenium
2 13 (26.00%) JIRA
3 6 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) TestNG
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) HTML
2 11 (22.00%) .NET
3 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 7 (14.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) iPhone
1 4 (8.00%) iPad
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 19 (38.00%) Scrum
3 17 (34.00%) TDD
4 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 14 (28.00%) Automated Testing
6 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
8 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (18.00%) BDD
10 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing
11 6 (12.00%) OO
11 6 (12.00%) Agile Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Web Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
13 4 (8.00%) RAD
14 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
15 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) C#
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
6 5 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) ISEB
2 11 (22.00%) Degree
3 7 (14.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago