The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 130 131 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 58 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.47% 1.26% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.31% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 66
Average salary £34,200 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.23% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3758 2984 3358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.50% 96.13% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 2548 2978
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,215 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -16 19 £32,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire 0 13 £34,200 +9.44% 1
Derbyshire -7 12 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Leicestershire -6 11 £34,500 +6.15% 3
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (54.08%) ISEB
2 41 (41.84%) QA
3 34 (34.69%) Test Scripting
4 30 (30.61%) SQL
5 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (24.49%) Automated Testing
7 23 (23.47%) Selenium
7 23 (23.47%) Windows
8 22 (22.45%) Software Testing
8 22 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (20.41%) ISTQB
10 19 (19.39%) Scrum
11 18 (18.37%) Test Automation
12 15 (15.31%) QuickTest Pro
13 13 (13.27%) Test Strategy
14 11 (11.22%) C#
14 11 (11.22%) Java
15 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
15 10 (10.20%) Degree
15 10 (10.20%) Finance
15 10 (10.20%) Manual Testing
16 9 (9.18%) System Testing
16 9 (9.18%) Test Management
16 9 (9.18%) TestComplete
16 9 (9.18%) Project Management
16 9 (9.18%) XML
17 8 (8.16%) Quality Management
17 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
17 8 (8.16%) NUnit
17 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Office
1 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) VoIP
1 2 (2.04%) VPN
1 2 (2.04%) Firewall
1 2 (2.04%) Wireless
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.02%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Selenium
2 15 (15.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (9.18%) TestComplete
4 8 (8.16%) NUnit
5 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.12%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (5.10%) JIRA
7 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.06%) TestPartner
9 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.04%) WinRunner
9 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.04%) QARun
10 1 (1.02%) WebLOAD
10 1 (1.02%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.02%) MSTest
10 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Law
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Marketing
3 1 (1.02%) Legal
3 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.02%) Games
3 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.02%) Back Office
3 1 (1.02%) Electronics
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) XML
2 5 (5.10%) XSD
3 4 (4.08%) .NET
4 3 (3.06%) HTML
4 3 (3.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.02%) MDX
5 1 (1.02%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.06%) NHS
2 3 (3.06%) Open Source
3 2 (2.04%) W3C
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.02%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.02%) Informatics
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Vista
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.69%) Test Scripting
2 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.49%) Automated Testing
4 22 (22.45%) Software Testing
4 22 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (19.39%) Scrum
6 18 (18.37%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.27%) Test Strategy
8 10 (10.20%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.18%) System Testing
9 9 (9.18%) Project Management
9 9 (9.18%) Test Management
10 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.16%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.16%) Quality Management
10 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) SQL
2 11 (11.22%) C#
2 11 (11.22%) Java
3 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.10%) VB
5 3 (3.06%) VBScript
6 2 (2.04%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.04%) C
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (54.08%) ISEB
2 20 (20.41%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.20%) Degree
4 2 (2.04%) GPEN
4 2 (2.04%) OSCP
4 2 (2.04%) CISSP
4 2 (2.04%) GIAC
4 2 (2.04%) CEH
4 2 (2.04%) CISMP
5 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (41.84%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) SAP
4 1 (1.02%) HP
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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