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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 206 189 144
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 116 148 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 1.25% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.34% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 212
Average salary £41,500 £49,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% +16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

1 135 (45.92%) SQL
2 123 (41.84%) Finance
3 118 (40.14%) QA
4 111 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (30.95%) Selenium
6 81 (27.55%) Test Scripting
7 76 (25.85%) Manual Testing
8 59 (20.07%) ISEB
9 56 (19.05%) Degree
10 55 (18.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (17.69%) Banking
11 52 (17.69%) Automation Testing
12 48 (16.33%) Test Automation
12 48 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
12 48 (16.33%) Regression Testing
13 47 (15.99%) Java
14 46 (15.65%) ISTQB
15 39 (13.27%) Scrum
15 39 (13.27%) Automated Testing
16 37 (12.59%) Software Testing
16 37 (12.59%) Computer Science
16 37 (12.59%) HP Quality Center
17 35 (11.90%) Investment Banking
17 35 (11.90%) HP
18 34 (11.56%) Web Services
19 31 (10.54%) Equities
19 31 (10.54%) C#
19 31 (10.54%) SQL Server
20 29 (9.86%) Investment Management
21 28 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (2.38%) Confluence
2 6 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.70%) Documentum
4 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (3.06%) MS Office
2 5 (1.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (5.78%) Sentinel
2 9 (3.06%) LatentZero
3 4 (1.36%) Magento
4 3 (1.02%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.68%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.68%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.34%) Endur
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.06%) LAN
2 7 (2.38%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.78%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.68%) DataStage
10 2 (0.68%) DB2
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) MySQL
11 1 (0.34%) BODI
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 91 (30.95%) Selenium
2 48 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (8.50%) JIRA
4 24 (8.16%) WebDriver
5 18 (6.12%) Cucumber
6 17 (5.78%) FitNesse
7 12 (4.08%) JMeter
8 11 (3.74%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.40%) JUnit
9 10 (3.40%) LoadRunner
10 9 (3.06%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.72%) Visual Studio
11 8 (2.72%) WATIR
12 7 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.38%) Ranorex
13 6 (2.04%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.70%) Subversion
15 4 (1.36%) Checkstyle
15 4 (1.36%) Hudson
General
1 123 (41.84%) Finance
2 52 (17.69%) Banking
3 35 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.42%) Law
5 12 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.08%) Marketing
6 10 (3.40%) Retail
7 8 (2.72%) Front Office
8 6 (2.04%) Back Office
8 6 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.04%) Legal
8 6 (2.04%) Billing
9 5 (1.70%) Games
10 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.56%) Web Services
2 21 (7.14%) .NET
3 13 (4.42%) HTML
4 10 (3.40%) CSS
4 10 (3.40%) XML
5 8 (2.72%) RESTful
6 6 (2.04%) REST
7 5 (1.70%) Middleware
7 5 (1.70%) Ajax
7 5 (1.70%) SOAP
7 5 (1.70%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.36%) JMS
8 4 (1.36%) WCF
8 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.02%) jQuery
9 3 (1.02%) JDBC
9 3 (1.02%) JSP
9 3 (1.02%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.54%) Equities
3 28 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (9.18%) Derivative
5 24 (8.16%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.38%) Statistics
8 6 (2.04%) AS400
8 6 (2.04%) User Experience
9 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.02%) Physics
10 3 (1.02%) Open Source
10 3 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.84%) UNIX
2 25 (8.50%) Windows
3 6 (2.04%) Linux
3 6 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.36%) Android
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.55%) Test Scripting
3 76 (25.85%) Manual Testing
4 55 (18.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 52 (17.69%) Automation Testing
6 48 (16.33%) Test Automation
6 48 (16.33%) Regression Testing
7 39 (13.27%) Scrum
7 39 (13.27%) Automated Testing
8 37 (12.59%) Software Testing
9 29 (9.86%) Investment Management
10 28 (9.52%) Asset Management
11 27 (9.18%) Performance Testing
12 24 (8.16%) TDD
13 22 (7.48%) Test Strategy
14 21 (7.14%) BDD
15 20 (6.80%) Integration Testing
16 16 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (4.76%) Volume Testing
17 14 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 135 (45.92%) SQL
2 47 (15.99%) Java
3 31 (10.54%) C#
4 14 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.38%) Python
6 6 (2.04%) VB
7 5 (1.70%) C++
8 4 (1.36%) VBA
8 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.02%) VBScript
10 2 (0.68%) PHP
10 2 (0.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.34%) XPath
11 1 (0.34%) Groovy
11 1 (0.34%) XQuery
11 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (20.07%) ISEB
2 56 (19.05%) Degree
3 46 (15.65%) ISTQB
4 20 (6.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.68%) HND
6 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (40.14%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (12.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (11.90%) HP
2 25 (8.50%) Citrix
3 20 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.46%) thinkFolio
5 17 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (5.78%) webMethods
5 17 (5.78%) StatPro
6 16 (5.44%) Oracle
7 13 (4.42%) Charles River
8 11 (3.74%) Altiris
8 11 (3.74%) SAP
9 7 (2.38%) IBM
10 5 (1.70%) T-Plan
10 5 (1.70%) Cognos
11 4 (1.36%) Maxymiser
12 3 (1.02%) Wall Street Systems
12 3 (1.02%) SimCorp
13 2 (0.68%) Informatica
13 2 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.68%) Siebel
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 23 days ago