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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 37 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.85% 2.39% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 2.58% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 9
Average salary £30,000 £26,326 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% -22.57%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
389 387 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.88% 92.58% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 311 336 183
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram 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 4 September 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
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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
Exmouth - 16 £30,000 -
Exeter -12 8 £26,000 -1.23%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (88.57%) QA
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) C#
4 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
5 21 (60.00%) Selenium
6 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
7 17 (48.57%) User Stories
8 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
11 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) Banking
11 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) Internet
11 5 (14.29%) MS Office
11 5 (14.29%) XML
11 5 (14.29%) Windows
11 5 (14.29%) XHTML
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) Time Management
11 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (11.43%) ISEB
13 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
13 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
13 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (14.29%) MS Office
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) XHTML
3 2 (5.71%) COM
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
3 17 (48.57%) User Stories
4 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 5 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (11.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (88.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) HP