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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 99 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 79 70 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.23% 1.89% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.97% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 64 31
Average salary £35,000 £34,200 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.33% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
3414 3556 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.98% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2982 2521
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +26 35 £35,000 +2.33% 4
Northamptonshire -5 25 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Leicestershire +21 15 £25,000 -8.25% 1
Derbyshire +2 2 £25,250 -27.85% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) User Acceptance Testing
3 45 (35.16%) Degree
4 40 (31.25%) Windows
5 38 (29.69%) ISEB
6 37 (28.91%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (27.34%) Test Strategy
8 30 (23.44%) Finance
9 28 (21.88%) QA
10 23 (17.97%) Automated Testing
10 23 (17.97%) Windows 7
11 21 (16.41%) Selenium
11 21 (16.41%) Manual Testing
11 21 (16.41%) Active Directory
11 21 (16.41%) .NET
12 20 (15.63%) C#
12 20 (15.63%) SQL
13 19 (14.84%) Service Delivery
14 18 (14.06%) Test Scripting
15 17 (13.28%) V-Model
16 16 (12.50%) ISTQB
16 16 (12.50%) Scrum
17 13 (10.16%) ITIL
17 13 (10.16%) Java
18 12 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
18 12 (9.38%) Automation Testing
19 11 (8.59%) Test Management
20 10 (7.81%) DHCP
20 10 (7.81%) DNS
21 9 (7.03%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) DHCP
1 10 (7.81%) DNS
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Selenium
2 9 (7.03%) WebDriver
3 8 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (5.47%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.91%) Ranorex
6 4 (3.13%) TestComplete
7 3 (2.34%) TestPartner
7 3 (2.34%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.56%) NUnit
8 2 (1.56%) JIRA
8 2 (1.56%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.56%) Firebug
9 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.78%) JUnit
9 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.78%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 1 (0.78%) Banking
2 1 (0.78%) Retail
2 1 (0.78%) Games
2 1 (0.78%) Back Office
2 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.41%) .NET
2 6 (4.69%) Web Services
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.13%) HTML
4 4 (3.13%) SOAP
5 3 (2.34%) CSS
6 1 (0.78%) HTML5
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) XML
6 1 (0.78%) XSD
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
2 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.78%) Open Source
3 1 (0.78%) EPoS
3 1 (0.78%) NHS
3 1 (0.78%) W3C
3 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.25%) Windows
2 23 (17.97%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Vista
3 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.34%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) User Acceptance Testing
3 35 (27.34%) Test Strategy
4 23 (17.97%) Automated Testing
5 21 (16.41%) Manual Testing
6 19 (14.84%) Service Delivery
7 18 (14.06%) Test Scripting
8 17 (13.28%) V-Model
9 16 (12.50%) Scrum
10 13 (10.16%) ITIL
11 12 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (9.38%) Automation Testing
12 11 (8.59%) Test Management
13 9 (7.03%) TDD
13 9 (7.03%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.03%) Test Automation
14 8 (6.25%) Software Testing
15 7 (5.47%) Regression Testing
16 6 (4.69%) BDD
16 6 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.63%) C#
1 20 (15.63%) SQL
2 13 (10.16%) Java
3 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.34%) C++
5 2 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (35.16%) Degree
2 38 (29.69%) ISEB
3 16 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (0.78%) T-Plan
3 1 (0.78%) IBM
3 1 (0.78%) HP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32.5k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
Prospectus IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago