The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 44 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.83% 2.53% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.72% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 10
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £56,000 £29,600
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 405 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.55% 93.10% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 193 252 318
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Cheltenham region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) Test Planning
3 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) ISEB
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 6 (26.09%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) Test Planning
3 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Smoke Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Process Management
8 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft