The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 46 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.70% 6.13% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 6.25% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £32,500 £24,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -37.82%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 208 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.25% 98.11% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 238 190 325
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
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Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (50.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (33.33%) WATIR
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (33.33%) WatiN
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (33.33%) WATIR
2 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
2 2 (33.33%) WatiN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
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