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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 174 202 248
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 88 119 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.17% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.22% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 74 95 58
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (42.07%) Finance
3 64 (39.02%) QA
4 57 (34.76%) Selenium
5 51 (31.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 51 (31.10%) Test Scripting
6 47 (28.66%) Functional Testing
7 45 (27.44%) ISEB
8 42 (25.61%) Degree
9 38 (23.17%) ISTQB
10 36 (21.95%) Software Testing
11 34 (20.73%) C#
12 31 (18.90%) SQL
13 30 (18.29%) Integration Testing
13 30 (18.29%) Automation Testing
14 28 (17.07%) Scrum
15 27 (16.46%) Java
15 27 (16.46%) Test Automation
15 27 (16.46%) Non-Functional Testing
16 24 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
16 24 (14.63%) Unit Testing
16 24 (14.63%) JIRA
16 24 (14.63%) Law
16 24 (14.63%) Banking
17 23 (14.02%) Legal
17 23 (14.02%) Manual Testing
17 23 (14.02%) WebDriver
18 22 (13.41%) SpecFlow
18 22 (13.41%) .NET
19 21 (12.80%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.10%) CMS
3 6 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.05%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.66%) MS Project
3 3 (1.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.83%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) GitHub
1 2 (1.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.83%) PuTTY
1 3 (1.83%) SSH
1 3 (1.83%) Telnet
2 2 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.10%) QlikView
2 10 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.88%) Big Data
4 5 (3.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 57 (34.76%) Selenium
2 24 (14.63%) JIRA
3 23 (14.02%) WebDriver
4 22 (13.41%) SpecFlow
5 14 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (7.93%) Cucumber
6 13 (7.93%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.88%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.66%) HP UFT
8 6 (3.66%) JMeter
8 6 (3.66%) Protractor
8 6 (3.66%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.05%) Bugzilla
9 5 (3.05%) Hudson
10 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.83%) JBehave
11 3 (1.83%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.83%) MSTest
12 2 (1.22%) TestComplete
General
1 69 (42.07%) Finance
2 24 (14.63%) Banking
2 24 (14.63%) Law
3 23 (14.02%) Legal
4 8 (4.88%) Retail
4 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.66%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.44%) Advertising
7 4 (2.44%) Back Office
7 4 (2.44%) Front Office
8 3 (1.83%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.22%) Games
9 2 (1.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.41%) .NET
2 14 (8.54%) Gherkin
3 7 (4.27%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.66%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (3.66%) XML
5 5 (3.05%) HTML
6 4 (2.44%) RESTful
6 4 (2.44%) Web Services
7 2 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.22%) CSS
7 2 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.22%) Middleware
7 2 (1.22%) SOAP
8 1 (0.61%) HTML5
8 1 (0.61%) jQuery
8 1 (0.61%) XBRL
8 1 (0.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.10%) Derivative
4 7 (4.27%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.05%) Credit Risk
6 5 (3.05%) Fintech
7 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.22%) Equities
8 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) AS400
9 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) FMCG
9 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.61%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Windows
2 9 (5.49%) Linux
3 7 (4.27%) Unix
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.10%) Test Scripting
2 51 (31.10%) User Acceptance Testing
3 47 (28.66%) Functional Testing
4 36 (21.95%) Software Testing
5 30 (18.29%) Automation Testing
5 30 (18.29%) Integration Testing
6 28 (17.07%) Scrum
7 27 (16.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 27 (16.46%) Test Automation
8 24 (14.63%) Unit Testing
9 23 (14.02%) Manual Testing
10 21 (12.80%) Regression Testing
11 19 (11.59%) Automated Testing
11 19 (11.59%) BDD
12 18 (10.98%) System Integration Testing
13 16 (9.76%) SDLC
13 16 (9.76%) Test Strategy
14 14 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.54%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.73%) C#
2 31 (18.90%) SQL
3 27 (16.46%) Java
4 6 (3.66%) Ruby
5 5 (3.05%) Python
6 4 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.44%) Perl
7 2 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (0.61%) COBOL
8 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (27.44%) ISEB
2 42 (25.61%) Degree
3 38 (23.17%) ISTQB
4 16 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (9.15%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (39.02%) QA
2 7 (4.27%) SDET
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.61%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 24 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (12.80%) HP
2 16 (9.76%) Oracle
3 11 (6.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.10%) WorldPay
5 6 (3.66%) SAP
5 6 (3.66%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.61%) BT
6 1 (0.61%) FXall
6 1 (0.61%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.61%) MarketAxess
6 1 (0.61%) Tradeweb
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