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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 98 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 1.10% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.15% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 12
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,905
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,250 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1970 2349 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.60% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1866 1854
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +9 21 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Peterborough -1 3 £28,250 -5.83%
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (70.00%) Selenium
2 21 (52.50%) Java
3 20 (50.00%) Finance
4 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) Software Testing
5 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
6 16 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) QA
8 14 (35.00%) JIRA
8 14 (35.00%) BDD
8 14 (35.00%) WorldPay
9 13 (32.50%) Agile Testing
9 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
9 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
9 13 (32.50%) ISEB
10 12 (30.00%) UNIX
11 11 (27.50%) HTML
11 11 (27.50%) Scrum
12 10 (25.00%) XML
13 9 (22.50%) MS Office
13 9 (22.50%) Python
14 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
14 8 (20.00%) .NET
14 8 (20.00%) Degree
15 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (17.50%) HP UFT
16 6 (15.00%) C#
16 6 (15.00%) ISTQB

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Selenium
2 14 (35.00%) JIRA
3 7 (17.50%) HP UFT
4 4 (10.00%) WinRunner
4 4 (10.00%) QARun
5 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.00%) Appium
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) JMeter
7 1 (2.50%) jMock
7 1 (2.50%) TestNG
7 1 (2.50%) Mockito
7 1 (2.50%) Hudson
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) J2EE
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) UNIX
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Testing
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
3 16 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (37.50%) TDD
5 14 (35.00%) BDD
6 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
6 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
6 13 (32.50%) Agile Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (5.00%) Change Control
11 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.00%) Open Source
11 2 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (5.00%) SDLC
11 2 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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