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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 108 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 74 36 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.99% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.15% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 46
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £23,359 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3589 3128 3319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.32% 95.39% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2637 2864
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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 -10 26 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Nottinghamshire +14 22 £30,000 -2.43%
Leicestershire +8 13 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Derbyshire - 12 £30,000 - 2
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 83 (57.24%) QA
2 79 (54.48%) ISEB
3 43 (29.66%) ISTQB
3 43 (29.66%) Test Scripting
4 34 (23.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 34 (23.45%) Automated Testing
5 33 (22.76%) SQL
6 31 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (21.38%) Test Management
7 28 (19.31%) Project Management
8 27 (18.62%) Selenium
9 25 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 22 (15.17%) Windows
10 22 (15.17%) Test Automation
11 20 (13.79%) Manual Testing
12 18 (12.41%) Scrum
12 18 (12.41%) C#
13 17 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (11.72%) Test Strategy
14 16 (11.03%) TestComplete
14 16 (11.03%) Java
14 16 (11.03%) Finance
15 15 (10.34%) Quality Management
15 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 14 (9.66%) JavaScript
16 14 (9.66%) XML
16 14 (9.66%) V-Model
16 14 (9.66%) Waterfall
17 12 (8.28%) NUnit
17 12 (8.28%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.38%) Apache
1 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) VoIP
1 2 (1.38%) VPN
1 2 (1.38%) Firewall
1 2 (1.38%) Wireless
2 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.38%) MySQL
3 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) Selenium
2 16 (11.03%) TestComplete
3 12 (8.28%) NUnit
3 12 (8.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (5.52%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.14%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.07%) TestDirector
8 3 (2.07%) TestPartner
8 3 (2.07%) JIRA
9 2 (1.38%) Toad
10 1 (0.69%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.69%) QARun
10 1 (0.69%) Firebug
10 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (11.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Marketing
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
3 4 (2.76%) Law
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.07%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) XML
2 12 (8.28%) Web Services
2 12 (8.28%) HTML
3 7 (4.83%) .NET
4 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) MDX
6 1 (0.69%) Velocity
6 1 (0.69%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.69%) CSS
6 1 (0.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) NHS
2 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.38%) Open Source
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.69%) Informatics
5 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.69%) DTV
5 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.69%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.17%) Windows
2 10 (6.90%) UNIX
3 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.07%) Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.66%) Test Scripting
2 34 (23.45%) Automated Testing
2 34 (23.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.38%) Test Management
4 28 (19.31%) Project Management
5 25 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 22 (15.17%) Test Automation
7 20 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 18 (12.41%) Scrum
9 17 (11.72%) Test Strategy
10 15 (10.34%) Quality Management
11 14 (9.66%) Waterfall
11 14 (9.66%) V-Model
12 11 (7.59%) Business Process Mapping
12 11 (7.59%) Risk Management
13 10 (6.90%) Regression Testing
13 10 (6.90%) System Testing
13 10 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 10 (6.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) SQL
2 18 (12.41%) C#
3 16 (11.03%) Java
4 14 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.45%) VB
6 4 (2.76%) VBScript
7 3 (2.07%) C
8 2 (1.38%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.38%) PHP
8 2 (1.38%) C++
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 79 (54.48%) ISEB
2 43 (29.66%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.52%) Degree
3 8 (5.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.38%) GPEN
4 2 (1.38%) OSCP
4 2 (1.38%) CISSP
4 2 (1.38%) GIAC
4 2 (1.38%) CEH
4 2 (1.38%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (57.24%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.59%) HP
2 11 (7.59%) Oracle
3 2 (1.38%) SAP
3 2 (1.38%) JBoss
3 2 (1.38%) VMware
4 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
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