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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 15 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 16.05% 10.94% 8.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.05% 10.94% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 5
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,900 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.00%
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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
81 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 54
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) Perl
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Selenium
3 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
4 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) PaaS
5 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) Big Data
5 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
5 8 (47.06%) Advertising
5 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
5 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
5 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
6 7 (41.18%) Digital Media
6 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
7 6 (35.29%) PHP
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) Perforce
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Groovy
8 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
1 8 (47.06%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
1 8 (47.06%) Advertising
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.76%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
3 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
4 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) API Testing
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Scalability Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Perl
1 11 (64.71%) Python
1 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Groovy
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Perforce
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Telerik