The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 42 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.77% 0.79% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.82% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £33,000 £17,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.57% -65.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 244 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.08% 96.44% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 226 218 210
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Derby

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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%) QA
2 14 (82.35%) ISEB
3 12 (70.59%) Selenium
3 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (58.82%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) TestComplete
5 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) Quality Management
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
7 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (41.18%) NUnit
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) NHS
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
8 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
8 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) XML
10 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) TestComplete
3 7 (41.18%) NUnit
3 7 (41.18%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Quality Management
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.88%) System Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) ISEB
2 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft