The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 52 59 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.04% 0.41% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.43% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 468 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 98.70% 96.69% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 337 386 284
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +1 3 £32,500 +85.71%
Chesterfield - 1 £47,000 -
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 14 (82.35%) QA
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) ISEB
3 11 (64.71%) Selenium
4 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
4 10 (58.82%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (52.94%) TestComplete
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
8 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 6 (35.29%) NUnit
8 6 (35.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) NHS
11 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
11 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
12 2 (11.76%) Degree
12 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 2 (11.76%) .NET
12 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
12 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) TestComplete
3 6 (35.29%) NUnit
3 6 (35.29%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
5 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) FMCG
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
10 1 (5.88%) System Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.88%) Test Management
10 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
2 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM