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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 120 109 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 50 83 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.58% 2.27% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.33% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 81 58
Median salary £28,250 £35,000 £33,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% +4.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
3081 3556 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.10% 97.08% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2508 2924 3069
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 4 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 4 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
Nottinghamshire -10 21 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Leicestershire +21 20 £17,000 -35.84% 2
Derbyshire +7 6 £24,000 -13.51%
Northamptonshire -14 2 £27,500 -19.11%
Lincolnshire -4 1 £27,500 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 37 (43.53%) Regression Testing
4 35 (41.18%) SQL
4 35 (41.18%) Waterfall
4 35 (41.18%) SDLC
5 33 (38.82%) Manual Testing
6 31 (36.47%) Selenium
6 31 (36.47%) Finance
7 30 (35.29%) Automated Testing
8 29 (34.12%) V-Model
9 26 (30.59%) System Integration Testing
10 25 (29.41%) QA
10 25 (29.41%) HP UFT
11 24 (28.24%) SAP
12 23 (27.06%) NUnit
13 22 (25.88%) ISEB
13 22 (25.88%) Integration Testing
14 20 (23.53%) Software Testing
15 16 (18.82%) Functional Testing
16 15 (17.65%) ISTQB
16 15 (17.65%) Windows
16 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (16.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 12 (14.12%) Automation Testing
19 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
19 11 (12.94%) Test Scripting
20 10 (11.76%) Unix
20 10 (11.76%) .NET
21 8 (9.41%) MS Office

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:

Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) DHCP
1 7 (8.24%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Selenium
2 25 (29.41%) HP UFT
3 23 (27.06%) NUnit
4 4 (4.71%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 31 (36.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Publishing
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) XML
3 7 (8.24%) XSD
4 3 (3.53%) Gherkin
4 3 (3.53%) J2EE
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (4.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.18%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Unix
3 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 37 (43.53%) Regression Testing
4 35 (41.18%) SDLC
4 35 (41.18%) Waterfall
5 33 (38.82%) Manual Testing
6 30 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 29 (34.12%) V-Model
8 26 (30.59%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (25.88%) Integration Testing
10 20 (23.53%) Software Testing
11 16 (18.82%) Functional Testing
12 12 (14.12%) Automation Testing
13 11 (12.94%) Test Scripting
13 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
14 7 (8.24%) ITIL
14 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
15 6 (7.06%) Defect Management
16 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
3 3 (3.53%) C#
4 1 (1.18%) PL/1
4 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) ISEB
2 15 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 14 (16.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) SAP
2 6 (7.06%) HP
3 4 (4.71%) IBM
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Citrix
4 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.18%) Kronos
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago