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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 186 215 208
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 80 115 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 1.08% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.14% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 96 123
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
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 1 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 1 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 72 (43.11%) Test Scripting
2 66 (39.52%) Finance
3 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (35.33%) QA
5 47 (28.14%) Selenium
6 46 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (25.15%) Functional Testing
8 40 (23.95%) JIRA
9 39 (23.35%) System Integration Testing
10 34 (20.36%) ISEB
11 32 (19.16%) Degree
12 31 (18.56%) Integration Testing
13 30 (17.96%) Test Automation
14 29 (17.37%) Software Testing
15 28 (16.77%) SQL
16 26 (15.57%) C#
16 26 (15.57%) WebDriver
16 26 (15.57%) ISTQB
17 25 (14.97%) Java
17 25 (14.97%) Front Office
18 24 (14.37%) MS Excel
18 24 (14.37%) Law
19 23 (13.77%) Scrum
19 23 (13.77%) Manual Testing
20 22 (13.17%) Advertising
21 21 (12.57%) Unit Testing
21 21 (12.57%) SpecFlow
21 21 (12.57%) Automation Testing
22 20 (11.98%) HP Quality Center
22 20 (11.98%) HP

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 11 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.39%) CMS
3 6 (3.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.80%) Confluence
5 2 (1.20%) Drupal
6 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.80%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) IaaS
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.20%) SSH
1 2 (1.20%) Telnet
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) QlikView
2 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.40%) Big Data
3 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 47 (28.14%) Selenium
2 40 (23.95%) JIRA
3 26 (15.57%) WebDriver
4 21 (12.57%) SpecFlow
5 18 (10.78%) Cucumber
6 14 (8.38%) JMeter
6 14 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (6.59%) Jenkins
8 9 (5.39%) HP UFT
8 9 (5.39%) LoadRunner
9 6 (3.59%) Protractor
9 6 (3.59%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.99%) JUnit
11 4 (2.40%) Hudson
12 3 (1.80%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.80%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.80%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.20%) WATIR
General
1 66 (39.52%) Finance
2 25 (14.97%) Front Office
3 24 (14.37%) Law
4 22 (13.17%) Advertising
5 16 (9.58%) Banking
6 12 (7.19%) Legal
7 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.80%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.78%) Gherkin
2 14 (8.38%) .NET
3 10 (5.99%) XML
4 6 (3.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (3.59%) RESTful
4 6 (3.59%) Web Services
5 5 (2.99%) SOAP
6 3 (1.80%) JSON
7 2 (1.20%) HTML
7 2 (1.20%) REST
8 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.39%) Fintech
4 5 (2.99%) Derivative
5 4 (2.40%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.40%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) AS400
8 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Equities
8 1 (0.60%) FMCG
8 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.60%) Life Science
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.79%) Linux
2 7 (4.19%) Windows
3 6 (3.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.11%) Test Scripting
2 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 42 (25.15%) Functional Testing
5 39 (23.35%) System Integration Testing
6 31 (18.56%) Integration Testing
7 30 (17.96%) Test Automation
8 29 (17.37%) Software Testing
9 23 (13.77%) Manual Testing
9 23 (13.77%) Scrum
10 21 (12.57%) Automation Testing
10 21 (12.57%) Unit Testing
11 18 (10.78%) Non-Functional Testing
12 17 (10.18%) BDD
12 17 (10.18%) Regression Testing
13 15 (8.98%) Automated Testing
14 14 (8.38%) Test Strategy
15 13 (7.78%) Defect Management
16 12 (7.19%) SDLC
16 12 (7.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.77%) SQL
2 26 (15.57%) C#
3 25 (14.97%) Java
4 8 (4.79%) Python
5 7 (4.19%) Ruby
6 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.60%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) COBOL
7 1 (0.60%) Groovy
7 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.60%) VB
7 1 (0.60%) VB6
7 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (20.36%) ISEB
2 32 (19.16%) Degree
3 26 (15.57%) ISTQB
4 12 (7.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (6.59%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.60%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (35.33%) QA
2 5 (2.99%) SDET
3 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.60%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 20 (11.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (11.98%) HP
2 16 (9.58%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.79%) WorldPay
5 6 (3.59%) SAP
5 6 (3.59%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.60%) FXall
6 1 (0.60%) Informatica
6 1 (0.60%) MarketAxess
6 1 (0.60%) Siebel
6 1 (0.60%) Telerik
6 1 (0.60%) Tradeweb
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