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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 191 196 196
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 126 146 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 1.18% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.27% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 111 122 122
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 135 (56.02%) QA
2 117 (48.55%) Finance
3 116 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (47.72%) Selenium
5 80 (33.20%) Test Scripting
6 70 (29.05%) Java
7 68 (28.22%) SQL
8 67 (27.80%) WebDriver
9 63 (26.14%) C#
10 58 (24.07%) BDD
11 52 (21.58%) Banking
12 50 (20.75%) Scrum
13 48 (19.92%) ISEB
13 48 (19.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 42 (17.43%) Test Automation
14 42 (17.43%) Law
15 40 (16.60%) ISTQB
16 39 (16.18%) TDD
17 37 (15.35%) JIRA
17 37 (15.35%) Cucumber
17 37 (15.35%) Open Source
18 33 (13.69%) Degree
18 33 (13.69%) Automated Testing
19 32 (13.28%) .NET
20 30 (12.45%) Integration Testing
21 27 (11.20%) Software Testing
22 26 (10.79%) Automation Testing
23 25 (10.37%) SpecFlow
23 25 (10.37%) SDLC
24 24 (9.96%) HP UFT

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (0.83%) CMS
1 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
1 2 (0.83%) Apache
1 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.41%) Confluence
2 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.56%) Big Data
2 8 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.83%) SQLite
4 2 (0.83%) MySQL
4 2 (0.83%) Redis
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) QlikView
5 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 115 (47.72%) Selenium
2 67 (27.80%) WebDriver
3 37 (15.35%) Cucumber
3 37 (15.35%) JIRA
4 25 (10.37%) SpecFlow
5 24 (9.96%) HP UFT
6 18 (7.47%) Jenkins
7 15 (6.22%) JMeter
8 12 (4.98%) JUnit
9 11 (4.56%) Appium
10 10 (4.15%) TeamCity
11 9 (3.73%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.90%) Git (software)
12 7 (2.90%) FitNesse
12 7 (2.90%) Bugzilla
13 6 (2.49%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.49%) WinRunner
13 6 (2.49%) LoadRunner
14 5 (2.07%) Hudson
15 4 (1.66%) Subversion
General
1 117 (48.55%) Finance
2 52 (21.58%) Banking
3 42 (17.43%) Law
4 13 (5.39%) Games
5 11 (4.56%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.32%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.90%) Legal
8 6 (2.49%) Advertising
9 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.66%) Retail
11 3 (1.24%) Marketing
12 2 (0.83%) Front Office
13 1 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.28%) .NET
2 22 (9.13%) XML
3 12 (4.98%) SOAP
4 10 (4.15%) HTML
5 8 (3.32%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.49%) Apache Flex
6 6 (2.49%) RESTful
7 5 (2.07%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.07%) CSS
8 4 (1.66%) Web Services
9 3 (1.24%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.24%) REST
10 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.83%) jQuery
10 2 (0.83%) JSON
10 2 (0.83%) JSP
10 2 (0.83%) Servlets
10 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.83%) XSL
10 2 (0.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.15%) Equities
4 9 (3.73%) User Experience
4 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.32%) Derivative
6 7 (2.90%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.49%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.66%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.66%) Social Network
8 4 (1.66%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.24%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.83%) Wiki
10 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) NHS
11 1 (0.41%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.15%) Android
2 9 (3.73%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.32%) Linux
4 4 (1.66%) UNIX
5 2 (0.83%) Debian
6 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (33.20%) Test Scripting
3 58 (24.07%) BDD
4 50 (20.75%) Scrum
5 48 (19.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 42 (17.43%) Test Automation
7 39 (16.18%) TDD
8 37 (15.35%) Open Source
9 33 (13.69%) Automated Testing
10 30 (12.45%) Integration Testing
11 27 (11.20%) Software Testing
12 26 (10.79%) Automation Testing
13 25 (10.37%) SDLC
14 22 (9.13%) Manual Testing
15 20 (8.30%) Performance Testing
15 20 (8.30%) Test Planning
16 19 (7.88%) Waterfall
16 19 (7.88%) Regression Testing
17 16 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (5.81%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.05%) Java
2 68 (28.22%) SQL
3 63 (26.14%) C#
4 13 (5.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.39%) Ruby
5 10 (4.15%) Python
6 6 (2.49%) C
7 4 (1.66%) VBScript
7 4 (1.66%) Groovy
7 4 (1.66%) VBA
8 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.24%) PHP
9 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.83%) XPath
10 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (19.92%) ISEB
2 40 (16.60%) ISTQB
3 33 (13.69%) Degree
4 10 (4.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (56.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (9.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.83%) Puppet
2 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (7.47%) HP
2 11 (4.56%) Oracle
3 9 (3.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.32%) WorldPay
5 4 (1.66%) Informatica
6 2 (0.83%) Tableau
7 1 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) Cognos
7 1 (0.41%) Charles River
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
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