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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 107 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 0.46% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.49% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 26
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,937 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,650 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 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 1 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 +24 29 £32,500 +9.24% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 (60.87%) QA
2 20 (43.48%) Software Testing
3 19 (41.30%) ISEB
4 18 (39.13%) Internet
4 18 (39.13%) TDD
4 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
5 17 (36.96%) Selenium
5 17 (36.96%) Scrum
5 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (36.96%) Java
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 15 (32.61%) JIRA
7 14 (30.43%) Automated Testing
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
8 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
9 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
10 10 (21.74%) BDD
10 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Degree
10 10 (21.74%) C#
10 10 (21.74%) .NET
10 10 (21.74%) Finance
11 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 8 (17.39%) MS Office
11 8 (17.39%) CSS
11 8 (17.39%) XML
11 8 (17.39%) UNIX
11 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
12 7 (15.22%) Web Testing
13 6 (13.04%) Compatibility Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) Internet
2 6 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Selenium
2 15 (32.61%) JIRA
3 6 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.35%) JUnit
5 2 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 8 (17.39%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) XML
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) iPad
1 4 (8.70%) iPhone
2 2 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Software Testing
2 18 (39.13%) TDD
2 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
3 17 (36.96%) Scrum
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Automated Testing
5 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
7 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Web Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.70%) OO
12 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
12 3 (6.52%) User Stories
12 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
13 2 (4.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Java
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) ISEB
2 10 (21.74%) Degree
3 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (60.87%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
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