The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 163 162 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Average salary £26,750 £26,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3627 3036 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.54% 95.47% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3029 2585 2832
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Analyst
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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 0 5 £27,500 +10.00%
Northamptonshire -6 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Derbyshire - 4 £30,000 -
Leicestershire -6 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Software Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (82.61%) ISEB
2 13 (56.52%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) Manual Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
6 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
6 8 (34.78%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) UNIX
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
9 4 (17.39%) Selenium
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) NHS
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) NUnit
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
10 3 (13.04%) TestComplete
10 3 (13.04%) Karma Test Runner

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
2 3 (13.04%) TestComplete
2 3 (13.04%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.35%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Manual Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
4 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) MSF
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) ISEB
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft