The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 126 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 49 79 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.54% 2.23% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 2.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 77 65
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £24,600 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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
3088 3446 3668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.23% 97.18% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 2840 3088
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +18 23 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 19 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Derbyshire 0 4 £24,000 -4.95%
Northamptonshire -10 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Lincolnshire -3 1 £27,500 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (44.32%) Regression Testing
4 38 (43.18%) SQL
5 36 (40.91%) Waterfall
5 36 (40.91%) SDLC
6 33 (37.50%) Manual Testing
7 31 (35.23%) V-Model
7 31 (35.23%) Automated Testing
8 30 (34.09%) Selenium
9 29 (32.95%) Finance
10 27 (30.68%) QA
10 27 (30.68%) System Integration Testing
11 26 (29.55%) SAP
11 26 (29.55%) HP UFT
12 24 (27.27%) NUnit
13 23 (26.14%) Integration Testing
14 22 (25.00%) ISEB
15 20 (22.73%) Software Testing
16 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
16 16 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
17 14 (15.91%) ISTQB
18 13 (14.77%) Windows
18 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (12.50%) Test Strategy
19 11 (12.50%) Unix
19 11 (12.50%) .NET
20 10 (11.36%) Automation Testing
21 9 (10.23%) XML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
3 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) DHCP
1 5 (5.68%) DNS
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Selenium
2 26 (29.55%) HP UFT
3 24 (27.27%) NUnit
4 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.41%) JIRA
6 2 (2.27%) Hudson
7 1 (1.14%) Appium
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) .NET
2 9 (10.23%) XML
3 7 (7.95%) XSD
4 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (44.32%) Regression Testing
4 36 (40.91%) SDLC
4 36 (40.91%) Waterfall
5 33 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 31 (35.23%) Automated Testing
6 31 (35.23%) V-Model
7 27 (30.68%) System Integration Testing
8 23 (26.14%) Integration Testing
9 20 (22.73%) Software Testing
10 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
11 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
12 11 (12.50%) Test Strategy
13 10 (11.36%) Automation Testing
14 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
15 5 (5.68%) ITIL
15 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (5.68%) Scrum
15 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.18%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (3.41%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) PL/1
4 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) ISEB
2 16 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (15.91%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) SAP
2 6 (6.82%) HP
3 5 (5.68%) IBM
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (2.27%) FNZ
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix
6 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.14%) Kronos
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + n/a
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
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