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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 64 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.06% 2.32% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.37% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 16
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,375 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,281 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +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 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
564 675 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.68% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 490 527 680
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 28 August 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 +12 4 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Poole -10 2 £28,625 +14.50% 1
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) PMI
4 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago