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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 186 184 153
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 130 149 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.24% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.33% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 211
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 144 (47.06%) SQL
2 129 (42.16%) Finance
3 124 (40.52%) QA
4 98 (32.03%) Selenium
5 84 (27.45%) Test Scripting
6 78 (25.49%) Manual Testing
7 76 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (22.55%) ISEB
9 59 (19.28%) Banking
10 56 (18.30%) QuickTest Pro
11 55 (17.97%) Degree
11 55 (17.97%) Automation Testing
12 51 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 50 (16.34%) Java
14 49 (16.01%) ISTQB
15 48 (15.69%) Regression Testing
16 47 (15.36%) Test Automation
17 43 (14.05%) Scrum
17 43 (14.05%) Software Testing
17 43 (14.05%) Automated Testing
18 37 (12.09%) Investment Banking
19 35 (11.44%) Web Services
20 34 (11.11%) Computer Science
20 34 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
21 32 (10.46%) Investment Management
21 32 (10.46%) HP
22 30 (9.80%) Equities
23 28 (9.15%) Derivative
23 28 (9.15%) UNIX
24 27 (8.82%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (2.61%) WebSphere
1 8 (2.61%) Confluence
2 5 (1.63%) Documentum
3 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (2.94%) MS Office
1 9 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.90%) Sentinel
2 7 (2.29%) LatentZero
3 4 (1.31%) Magento
3 4 (1.31%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.65%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.65%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) LAN
1 9 (2.94%) Internet
2 4 (1.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
3 1 (0.33%) WAN
3 1 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.50%) SQL Server
1 26 (8.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (4.90%) RDBMS
3 6 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.63%) DB2
4 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) BODI
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 98 (32.03%) Selenium
2 56 (18.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (8.50%) JIRA
4 24 (7.84%) WebDriver
5 21 (6.86%) FitNesse
5 21 (6.86%) Cucumber
6 15 (4.90%) JMeter
7 13 (4.25%) LoadRunner
7 13 (4.25%) JUnit
8 11 (3.59%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.27%) SoapUI
10 8 (2.61%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.61%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.61%) Ranorex
10 8 (2.61%) WATIR
11 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.29%) Subversion
12 5 (1.63%) Maven
12 5 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.31%) MSTest
General
1 129 (42.16%) Finance
2 59 (19.28%) Banking
3 37 (12.09%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.58%) Law
5 13 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.27%) Marketing
7 9 (2.94%) Retail
8 8 (2.61%) Front Office
9 6 (1.96%) Back Office
9 6 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.96%) Legal
9 6 (1.96%) Billing
10 4 (1.31%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.65%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.44%) Web Services
2 21 (6.86%) .NET
3 15 (4.90%) HTML
4 12 (3.92%) XML
5 10 (3.27%) CSS
5 10 (3.27%) RESTful
6 7 (2.29%) REST
7 6 (1.96%) SOAP
8 5 (1.63%) Middleware
8 5 (1.63%) Ajax
9 4 (1.31%) JMS
9 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.31%) WCF
10 3 (0.98%) jQuery
10 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (0.98%) JDBC
10 3 (0.98%) JSP
10 3 (0.98%) Servlets
10 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.80%) Equities
3 28 (9.15%) Derivative
4 24 (7.84%) Fixed Income
5 10 (3.27%) AS400
6 8 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.29%) Statistics
8 6 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.96%) Open Source
9 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.63%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.98%) Physics
10 3 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.33%) Social Media
12 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.33%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.15%) UNIX
2 20 (6.54%) Windows
3 6 (1.96%) Linux
3 6 (1.96%) Android
4 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.45%) Test Scripting
2 78 (25.49%) Manual Testing
3 76 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (17.97%) Automation Testing
5 51 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 48 (15.69%) Regression Testing
7 47 (15.36%) Test Automation
8 43 (14.05%) Scrum
8 43 (14.05%) Automated Testing
8 43 (14.05%) Software Testing
9 32 (10.46%) Investment Management
10 26 (8.50%) TDD
10 26 (8.50%) Asset Management
11 25 (8.17%) Performance Testing
12 21 (6.86%) BDD
13 19 (6.21%) Integration Testing
14 18 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (5.88%) Test Strategy
15 15 (4.90%) E-Commerce
16 14 (4.58%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (47.06%) SQL
2 50 (16.34%) Java
3 27 (8.82%) C#
4 17 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.61%) VBScript
6 7 (2.29%) VB
6 7 (2.29%) Python
7 5 (1.63%) C++
8 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.31%) VBA
9 3 (0.98%) Ruby
9 3 (0.98%) PHP
10 2 (0.65%) C
10 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) XPath
11 1 (0.33%) Groovy
11 1 (0.33%) XQuery
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (22.55%) ISEB
2 55 (17.97%) Degree
3 49 (16.01%) ISTQB
4 27 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) HND
6 2 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (40.52%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (10.46%) HP
2 24 (7.84%) Citrix
3 22 (7.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.88%) Oracle
5 17 (5.56%) thinkFolio
6 16 (5.23%) Charles River
7 15 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (4.90%) webMethods
7 15 (4.90%) StatPro
8 11 (3.59%) Altiris
8 11 (3.59%) SAP
9 7 (2.29%) IBM
10 5 (1.63%) T-Plan
11 4 (1.31%) Maxymiser
11 4 (1.31%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (1.31%) SimCorp
12 3 (0.98%) Cognos
13 2 (0.65%) Siebel
13 2 (0.65%) hybris
13 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
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