The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 101 108 123
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 83 75 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.18% 2.03% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.11% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 66 35
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £23,859
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
3674 3559 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.38% 96.48% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 2937 2549
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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 Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 46 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Northamptonshire -8 16 £32,500 - 2
Leicestershire +9 15 £33,250 +12.71%
Derbyshire -16 7 £31,750 +5.83% 1
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 71 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 60 (36.14%) Finance
4 58 (34.94%) QA
4 58 (34.94%) Degree
5 46 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (26.51%) Test Strategy
6 44 (26.51%) ISEB
6 44 (26.51%) Windows
7 38 (22.89%) Test Scripting
8 35 (21.08%) Automated Testing
9 34 (20.48%) ISTQB
10 33 (19.88%) Selenium
11 31 (18.67%) C#
12 25 (15.06%) SQL
13 24 (14.46%) Manual Testing
14 22 (13.25%) Software Testing
15 20 (12.05%) SDLC
16 19 (11.45%) TDD
16 19 (11.45%) Java
17 18 (10.84%) .NET
17 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
17 18 (10.84%) V-Model
18 17 (10.24%) Windows 7
19 15 (9.04%) Automation Testing
19 15 (9.04%) Active Directory
19 15 (9.04%) HP UFT
19 15 (9.04%) Regression Testing
20 14 (8.43%) System Integration Testing
20 14 (8.43%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) DHCP
1 9 (5.42%) DNS
2 3 (1.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (19.88%) Selenium
2 15 (9.04%) HP UFT
3 13 (7.83%) WebDriver
4 9 (5.42%) NUnit
5 6 (3.61%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.01%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.01%) Ranorex
7 4 (2.41%) TestComplete
8 3 (1.81%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.81%) JIRA
9 2 (1.20%) TestPartner
9 2 (1.20%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.20%) JMeter
9 2 (1.20%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.20%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.20%) Firebug
9 2 (1.20%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 60 (36.14%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Retail
3 4 (2.41%) Polish Language
3 4 (2.41%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.41%) Swedish Language
4 2 (1.20%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.84%) .NET
2 7 (4.22%) Web Services
3 6 (3.61%) HTML
4 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.41%) CSS
4 4 (2.41%) SOAP
5 3 (1.81%) XML
6 2 (1.20%) GWT
6 2 (1.20%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.20%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (1.20%) HTML5
6 2 (1.20%) CSS3
7 1 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.20%) NHS
4 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) W3C
5 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.51%) Windows
2 17 (10.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.61%) Windows Vista
3 6 (3.61%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.81%) UNIX
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.20%) Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (26.51%) Test Strategy
4 38 (22.89%) Test Scripting
5 35 (21.08%) Automated Testing
6 24 (14.46%) Manual Testing
7 22 (13.25%) Software Testing
8 20 (12.05%) SDLC
9 19 (11.45%) TDD
10 18 (10.84%) V-Model
11 15 (9.04%) Automation Testing
11 15 (9.04%) Regression Testing
12 14 (8.43%) Waterfall
12 14 (8.43%) Test Automation
12 14 (8.43%) System Integration Testing
13 13 (7.83%) Service Delivery
14 12 (7.23%) Scrum
14 12 (7.23%) Integration Testing
15 11 (6.63%) ITIL
15 11 (6.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.67%) C#
2 25 (15.06%) SQL
3 19 (11.45%) Java
4 7 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.41%) C++
6 2 (1.20%) C
6 2 (1.20%) Perl
6 2 (1.20%) PHP
6 2 (1.20%) Python
6 2 (1.20%) Ruby
6 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (34.94%) Degree
2 44 (26.51%) ISEB
3 34 (20.48%) ISTQB
4 13 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (34.94%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (9.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) SCCM
2 4 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) SAP
3 5 (3.01%) HP
4 2 (1.20%) Google
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
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Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Experian
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago