The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South West / Dorset
Rank 63 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.90% 0.25% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.26% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,858 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
428 776 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.18% 98.85% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 379 605 639
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Dorset

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 3 £32,500 -
Bournemouth +29 2 £33,250 +10.83% 2
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) PMI
6 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 3 (20.00%) ISEB
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) REST
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago