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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 166 161 171
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.093% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.098% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
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
3519 3076 3254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.32% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2949 2602 2823
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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
Northamptonshire -23 6 £22,500 -25.00%
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £26,000 -13.33%
Derbyshire - 3 £29,375 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Software Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (88.00%) ISEB
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
3 13 (52.00%) QA
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (40.00%) XML
7 9 (36.00%) UNIX
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) Java
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) Web Services
7 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (20.00%) C#
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
11 4 (16.00%) Selenium
11 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
12 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
12 3 (12.00%) TestComplete
12 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (12.00%) NUnit
12 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (12.00%) NHS
12 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
13 2 (8.00%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (12.00%) TestComplete
2 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) TestPartner
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
6 1 (4.00%) MSF
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) ISEB
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft