The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 8 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 21.54% 11.48% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.54% 11.48% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Test Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran 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
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 61 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 100.00% 100.00% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 49
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Perl
3 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (60.00%) Selenium
4 12 (60.00%) Python
4 12 (60.00%) Web Services
5 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (40.00%) PaaS
6 8 (40.00%) Big Data
6 8 (40.00%) Marketing
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby
6 8 (40.00%) ISEB
6 8 (40.00%) Advertising
6 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) Mobile Marketing
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Groovy
8 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) REST
8 6 (30.00%) Digital Media

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 8 (40.00%) Big Data
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) Advertising
2 8 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) API Testing
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
9 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (5.00%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Perl
1 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) Korn
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Perforce
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Telerik