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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 191 205 187
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 101 123 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 1.06% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.15% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
8800 10739 10997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.04% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 9046 9719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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.

1 123 (57.21%) QA
2 108 (50.23%) Selenium
3 106 (49.30%) Finance
4 101 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (32.09%) Java
6 64 (29.77%) Test Scripting
7 61 (28.37%) WebDriver
8 57 (26.51%) C#
9 56 (26.05%) SQL
10 54 (25.12%) BDD
11 47 (21.86%) Scrum
12 44 (20.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 41 (19.07%) ISEB
14 40 (18.60%) Law
15 39 (18.14%) Banking
16 37 (17.21%) JIRA
17 36 (16.74%) Open Source
17 36 (16.74%) Automated Testing
18 35 (16.28%) .NET
18 35 (16.28%) Test Automation
19 34 (15.81%) TDD
20 33 (15.35%) ISTQB
21 29 (13.49%) Automation Testing
22 28 (13.02%) Cucumber
23 26 (12.09%) SpecFlow
24 24 (11.16%) HP UFT
25 21 (9.77%) Software Testing
25 21 (9.77%) Integration Testing
25 21 (9.77%) SDLC
26 20 (9.30%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) Apache
2 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.47%) Internet
1 1 (0.47%) Telnet
1 1 (0.47%) Wireless
1 1 (0.47%) SSH
1 1 (0.47%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.72%) Big Data
3 7 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.93%) Redis
5 1 (0.47%) QlikView
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 108 (50.23%) Selenium
2 61 (28.37%) WebDriver
3 37 (17.21%) JIRA
4 28 (13.02%) Cucumber
5 26 (12.09%) SpecFlow
6 24 (11.16%) HP UFT
7 13 (6.05%) Jenkins
8 12 (5.58%) JMeter
9 10 (4.65%) TeamCity
10 9 (4.19%) Appium
10 9 (4.19%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.26%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.26%) JUnit
12 6 (2.79%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.79%) WinRunner
12 6 (2.79%) Bugzilla
12 6 (2.79%) LoadRunner
13 5 (2.33%) Git (software)
13 5 (2.33%) Hudson
14 4 (1.86%) Subversion
General
1 106 (49.30%) Finance
2 40 (18.60%) Law
3 39 (18.14%) Banking
4 11 (5.12%) Games
5 8 (3.72%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.86%) Legal
7 4 (1.86%) Advertising
7 4 (1.86%) Marketing
8 3 (1.40%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Front Office
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.28%) .NET
2 19 (8.84%) XML
3 14 (6.51%) SOAP
4 11 (5.12%) HTML
5 9 (4.19%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.79%) Web Services
7 5 (2.33%) CSS
7 5 (2.33%) Apache Flex
7 5 (2.33%) RESTful
8 4 (1.86%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.40%) REST
9 3 (1.40%) XBRL
10 2 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.93%) jQuery
10 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.93%) XSL
10 2 (0.93%) XHTML
11 1 (0.47%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.51%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.65%) Equities
5 9 (4.19%) User Experience
6 7 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.79%) Derivative
7 6 (2.79%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.86%) Social Network
9 3 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.47%) Wiki
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.65%) Linux
2 8 (3.72%) Android
3 7 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.79%) UNIX
5 4 (1.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (29.77%) Test Scripting
3 54 (25.12%) BDD
4 47 (21.86%) Scrum
5 44 (20.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (16.74%) Open Source
6 36 (16.74%) Automated Testing
7 35 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 34 (15.81%) TDD
9 29 (13.49%) Automation Testing
10 21 (9.77%) SDLC
10 21 (9.77%) Software Testing
10 21 (9.77%) Integration Testing
11 20 (9.30%) Regression Testing
12 17 (7.91%) Performance Testing
12 17 (7.91%) Manual Testing
13 15 (6.98%) Waterfall
13 15 (6.98%) Test Planning
14 14 (6.51%) System Testing
15 13 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.09%) Java
2 57 (26.51%) C#
3 56 (26.05%) SQL
4 11 (5.12%) Ruby
5 10 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.26%) Python
7 5 (2.33%) Groovy
7 5 (2.33%) C
8 4 (1.86%) VBScript
9 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.40%) VBA
9 3 (1.40%) PHP
10 2 (0.93%) XPath
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.93%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (19.07%) ISEB
2 33 (15.35%) ISTQB
3 20 (9.30%) Degree
4 11 (5.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.86%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (57.21%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) zsh
Systems Management
1 20 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (7.91%) HP
2 13 (6.05%) Oracle
3 9 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.26%) WorldPay
5 4 (1.86%) Informatica
6 3 (1.40%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) Cognos
8 1 (0.47%) BT
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