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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 61 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.26% 0.65% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.66% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Median salary £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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 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
474 757 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.16% 97.68% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 437 566 566
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth +23 4 £26,750 -10.83%
Poole +9 3 £32,500 - 1
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Selenium
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) PMI
7 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) ISEB
8 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (20.00%) REST
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC
9 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 2 (13.33%) .NET

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 9 (60.00%) 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
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
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 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 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 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Poole
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