The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 166 184 161
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.17% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £36,000 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.38%
Software Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3284 3496 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.86% 97.00% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 2891 2600
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +15 2 £25,750 -25.36%
Derbyshire +19 1 £32,500 +85.71%
Leicestershire +18 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Lincolnshire - 1 £24,000 -
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (88.24%) ISEB
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 9 (52.94%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
6 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) UNIX
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.88%) TestPartner
9 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
9 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) TestPartner
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) V-Model
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) MSF
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) ISEB
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft