The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 42 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.42% 0.44% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.45% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £44,000 - £23,500
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 222 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.74% 97.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 199 188 187
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Croydon region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Croydon

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) WinRunner
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) OO
3 10 (83.33%) RAD
3 10 (83.33%) Client/Server
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
3 10 (83.33%) QA
3 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 10 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 10 (83.33%) Analytics
3 10 (83.33%) TestComplete
3 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (83.33%) Ranorex
3 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) WinRunner
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) WebDriver
1 10 (83.33%) TestComplete
1 10 (83.33%) Ranorex
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Client/Server
1 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) RAD
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft