The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 32 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 26 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.37% 2.63% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 2.80% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 9
Average salary £30,000 £26,326 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% -22.57%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Test Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
394 357 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.57% 93.95% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 315 306 204
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £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 Devon

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Devon

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Exeter -13 13 £25,000 -5.03%
Exmouth - 12 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 24 (85.71%) QA
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 14 (50.00%) Selenium
6 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
6 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 12 (42.86%) User Stories
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.86%) MS Office
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) XHTML
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) Time Management
9 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.86%) Internet
9 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (14.29%) ISEB
11 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) XHTML
3 2 (7.14%) COM
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 12 (42.86%) User Stories
3 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.86%) Time Management
5 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) HP