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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 37 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.58% 0.85% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.86% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £24,250
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 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
248 232 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.02% 98.72% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 199 192 185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) WinRunner
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) RAD
5 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) TestComplete
5 6 (50.00%) Ranorex
5 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (33.33%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) VBScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 6 (50.00%) Ranorex
1 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) RAD
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft