The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 189 198 209
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 73 110 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.10% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 64 101 142
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +2.94%
Test Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6232 9463 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 94.81% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 8080 10335
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (46.67%) Test Scripting
2 65 (43.33%) Finance
3 54 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (34.00%) QA
5 46 (30.67%) Selenium
6 40 (26.67%) JIRA
7 35 (23.33%) System Integration Testing
8 33 (22.00%) SQL
9 31 (20.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (20.00%) Functional Testing
11 25 (16.67%) C#
11 25 (16.67%) Java
11 25 (16.67%) WebDriver
12 24 (16.00%) Test Automation
12 24 (16.00%) Integration Testing
12 24 (16.00%) Degree
13 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
13 23 (15.33%) Advertising
13 23 (15.33%) ISEB
13 23 (15.33%) Software Testing
14 22 (14.67%) Banking
14 22 (14.67%) Front Office
15 20 (13.33%) HP
16 19 (12.67%) Law
16 19 (12.67%) Regression Testing
16 19 (12.67%) Scrum
16 19 (12.67%) ISTQB
16 19 (12.67%) Automation Testing
17 18 (12.00%) SpecFlow
17 18 (12.00%) HP Quality Center

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.00%) CMS
3 3 (2.00%) Confluence
3 3 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.33%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.67%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) IaaS
1 1 (0.67%) PaaS
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.33%) SSH
1 2 (1.33%) Telnet
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) QlikView
2 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.00%) Big Data
3 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (30.67%) Selenium
2 40 (26.67%) JIRA
3 25 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 18 (12.00%) SpecFlow
5 17 (11.33%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.67%) JMeter
7 10 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 10 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (6.00%) LoadRunner
9 8 (5.33%) Jenkins
10 6 (4.00%) Protractor
10 6 (4.00%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.33%) Bugzilla
11 5 (3.33%) JUnit
12 4 (2.67%) Appium
12 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
13 3 (2.00%) Gerrit
13 3 (2.00%) Mercurial
14 2 (1.33%) Calabash
14 2 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 65 (43.33%) Finance
2 23 (15.33%) Advertising
3 22 (14.67%) Banking
3 22 (14.67%) Front Office
4 19 (12.67%) Law
5 7 (4.67%) Legal
5 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.67%) Billing
6 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.00%) Games
7 3 (2.00%) Marketing
8 2 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.33%) Gherkin
2 13 (8.67%) .NET
3 10 (6.67%) XML
4 6 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (4.00%) HTML
4 6 (4.00%) RESTful
4 6 (4.00%) Web Services
5 5 (3.33%) JSON
5 5 (3.33%) SOAP
6 3 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (0.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Fintech
3 10 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.67%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.67%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.67%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.00%) Derivative
7 3 (2.00%) Social Media
8 2 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.33%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.33%) User Experience
9 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Unix
2 6 (4.00%) Linux
2 6 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (1.33%) Android
3 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.67%) Test Scripting
2 54 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.33%) System Integration Testing
4 31 (20.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 24 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 24 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 23 (15.33%) Software Testing
8 19 (12.67%) Automation Testing
8 19 (12.67%) Regression Testing
8 19 (12.67%) Scrum
9 17 (11.33%) Manual Testing
10 16 (10.67%) BDD
10 16 (10.67%) TDD
11 15 (10.00%) Defect Management
11 15 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (9.33%) Automated Testing
12 14 (9.33%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.33%) Test Strategy
14 9 (6.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.00%) SQL
2 25 (16.67%) C#
2 25 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (4.67%) Python
3 7 (4.67%) Ruby
4 5 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.67%) XPath
6 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.67%) C
7 1 (0.67%) C++
7 1 (0.67%) COBOL
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (16.00%) Degree
2 23 (15.33%) ISEB
3 19 (12.67%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (34.00%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) SDET
2 4 (2.67%) SEPA
3 2 (1.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (13.33%) HP
2 13 (8.67%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.67%) WorldPay
4 5 (3.33%) SAP
5 3 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.67%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Informatica
6 1 (0.67%) Siebel
6 1 (0.67%) Telerik
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago