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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 115 126 140
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 23 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 15
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £52,500
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
2337 2156 2912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.86% 95.53% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1866 2553
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +19 23 £32,750 +19.09%
Peterborough +1 2 £30,000 - 4
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (60.00%) QA
2 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (51.11%) ISEB
4 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
4 22 (48.89%) Manual Testing
5 18 (40.00%) Selenium
5 18 (40.00%) JIRA
6 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
6 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
6 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
7 14 (31.11%) Internet
7 14 (31.11%) Degree
8 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (28.89%) TDD
8 13 (28.89%) Java
9 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 10 (22.22%) Scrum
10 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
10 10 (22.22%) Web Testing
10 10 (22.22%) BDD
11 9 (20.00%) .NET
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) UNIX
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) XML
12 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
12 8 (17.78%) User Stories
13 7 (15.56%) MS Office
13 7 (15.56%) Finance

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (15.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Selenium
1 18 (40.00%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.67%) TestNG
3 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) JMeter
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (17.78%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) CSS
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) iPad
1 4 (8.89%) iPhone
2 2 (4.44%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) UNIX
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
2 22 (48.89%) Manual Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
3 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
5 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (28.89%) TDD
6 10 (22.22%) Scrum
6 10 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 10 (22.22%) BDD
7 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.78%) User Stories
8 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) Python
4 5 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) ISEB
2 14 (31.11%) Degree
3 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 5 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago