The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 55 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.38% 0.38% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.39% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £45,250 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £67,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
556 518 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.03% 98.85% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 451 455 360
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Poole - 1 £52,500 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) SWIFT
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) Toad
5 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) ODBC
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) Introscope
2 2 (16.67%) JProfiler
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JDBC
1 2 (16.67%) ODBC
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Test Management
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (16.67%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Green Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
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