The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 221 248 205
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 94 78 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.67% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.72% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 79 62 118
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 24 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 83 (40.10%) QA
2 82 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (37.20%) SQL
4 75 (36.23%) Selenium
5 74 (35.75%) Finance
6 59 (28.50%) Test Scripting
7 53 (25.60%) Manual Testing
8 52 (25.12%) Java
9 50 (24.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 43 (20.77%) ISTQB
11 40 (19.32%) ISEB
12 36 (17.39%) Degree
13 35 (16.91%) WebDriver
14 31 (14.98%) C#
14 31 (14.98%) BDD
15 30 (14.49%) Banking
15 30 (14.49%) Performance Testing
16 28 (13.53%) Test Automation
17 27 (13.04%) Automation Testing
18 26 (12.56%) HP
18 26 (12.56%) Regression Testing
18 26 (12.56%) Scrum
18 26 (12.56%) HP Quality Center
19 25 (12.08%) Computer Science
20 24 (11.59%) Automated Testing
21 23 (11.11%) Software Testing
22 22 (10.63%) Test Strategy
23 20 (9.66%) JIRA
24 19 (9.18%) SQL Server
25 18 (8.70%) Microsoft

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.93%) Confluence
2 2 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) Node.js
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) MS Office
2 3 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Sentinel
2 8 (3.86%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.48%) Endur
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.90%) LAN
1 6 (2.90%) HTTP
2 4 (1.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.83%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.42%) Big Data
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.97%) DataStage
8 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.48%) MySQL
9 1 (0.48%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 75 (36.23%) Selenium
2 35 (16.91%) WebDriver
3 20 (9.66%) JIRA
4 16 (7.73%) Cucumber
5 11 (5.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (4.35%) SpecFlow
6 9 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.86%) LoadRunner
8 7 (3.38%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.90%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.42%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.93%) JUnit
11 4 (1.93%) JMeter
12 3 (1.45%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.45%) WATIR
12 3 (1.45%) TestDirector
12 3 (1.45%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.97%) FogBugz
13 2 (0.97%) LoadUI
General
1 74 (35.75%) Finance
2 30 (14.49%) Banking
3 15 (7.25%) Law
4 13 (6.28%) Retail
5 8 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.38%) Legal
6 7 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.38%) Marketing
7 5 (2.42%) Billing
7 5 (2.42%) Front Office
8 4 (1.93%) Games
8 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Advertising
9 2 (0.97%) Back Office
9 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.73%) Web Services
2 12 (5.80%) .NET
3 10 (4.83%) XML
4 8 (3.86%) HTML
5 5 (2.42%) SOAP
6 4 (1.93%) REST
6 4 (1.93%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.45%) CSS
7 3 (1.45%) JDBC
7 3 (1.45%) JSP
7 3 (1.45%) Servlets
7 3 (1.45%) RESTful
8 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.97%) Middleware
8 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.48%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.76%) Fixed Income
2 14 (6.76%) Equities
3 11 (5.31%) Derivative
3 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.83%) Open Source
5 6 (2.90%) iPad
5 6 (2.90%) iPhone
6 5 (2.42%) Statistics
6 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.42%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.97%) Physics
8 2 (0.97%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.97%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.76%) Windows
2 11 (5.31%) UNIX
3 7 (3.38%) Linux
4 5 (2.42%) Android
4 5 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.50%) Test Scripting
3 53 (25.60%) Manual Testing
4 50 (24.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (14.98%) BDD
6 30 (14.49%) Performance Testing
7 28 (13.53%) Test Automation
8 27 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 26 (12.56%) Scrum
9 26 (12.56%) Regression Testing
10 24 (11.59%) Automated Testing
11 23 (11.11%) Software Testing
12 22 (10.63%) Test Strategy
13 16 (7.73%) Asset Management
14 15 (7.25%) E-Commerce
14 15 (7.25%) Test Management
15 14 (6.76%) TDD
16 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (5.80%) PRINCE2
16 12 (5.80%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (37.20%) SQL
2 52 (25.12%) Java
3 31 (14.98%) C#
4 8 (3.86%) Python
5 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.93%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.93%) C++
7 3 (1.45%) VBA
8 2 (0.97%) C
8 2 (0.97%) Ruby
9 1 (0.48%) C-shell
9 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.48%) Perl
9 1 (0.48%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) VBScript
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (20.77%) ISTQB
2 40 (19.32%) ISEB
3 36 (17.39%) Degree
4 13 (6.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (40.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (12.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (12.56%) HP
2 18 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.83%) webMethods
4 10 (4.83%) StatPro
4 10 (4.83%) thinkFolio
5 8 (3.86%) Altiris
5 8 (3.86%) Oracle
6 7 (3.38%) Citrix
7 4 (1.93%) Charles River
8 3 (1.45%) Informatica
9 2 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.97%) Cognos
9 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 2 (0.97%) Adobe
10 1 (0.48%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) Reuters
10 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.48%) SAP
10 1 (0.48%) Sage
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 32 days Holiday,12% bonus and more
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago