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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 118 146 106
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 66 34 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.81% 1.01% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.05% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,775 £24,935
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £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
3503 3229 2973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.10% 95.76% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2766 2604
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,106
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 38 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Leicestershire +19 12 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Nottinghamshire -8 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Derbyshire -4 3 £33,500 +91.42%
Lincolnshire - 1 £24,000 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 81 (57.45%) QA
2 69 (48.94%) ISEB
3 46 (32.62%) ISTQB
4 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (29.79%) Test Scripting
6 31 (21.99%) Automated Testing
6 31 (21.99%) SQL
7 29 (20.57%) Test Management
8 28 (19.86%) Software Testing
9 27 (19.15%) Project Management
10 26 (18.44%) Manual Testing
11 25 (17.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
13 22 (15.60%) Selenium
14 21 (14.89%) V-Model
15 19 (13.48%) XML
16 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
17 17 (12.06%) HP Quality Center
17 17 (12.06%) Test Automation
17 17 (12.06%) HTML
18 15 (10.64%) Windows
18 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (9.93%) Business Process Mapping
19 14 (9.93%) C#
19 14 (9.93%) .NET
19 14 (9.93%) Degree
19 14 (9.93%) Retail
20 13 (9.22%) Java
20 13 (9.22%) Scrum
20 13 (9.22%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.42%) JBoss
1 2 (1.42%) Apache
1 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) MySQL
2 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Selenium
2 11 (7.80%) TestComplete
3 8 (5.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.96%) NUnit
4 7 (4.96%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
5 6 (4.26%) Firebug
5 6 (4.26%) Fiddler
6 4 (2.84%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.84%) JIRA
7 3 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.42%) Toad
8 2 (1.42%) TestDirector
8 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.71%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.93%) Retail
2 12 (8.51%) Finance
3 5 (3.55%) Law
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Advertising
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.48%) XML
2 17 (12.06%) HTML
3 14 (9.93%) .NET
4 13 (9.22%) Web Services
5 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.96%) CSS
7 6 (4.26%) XHTML
8 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.71%) RESTful
9 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.71%) WinForms
9 1 (0.71%) Velocity
9 1 (0.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.84%) NHS
5 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.42%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) Windows
2 8 (5.67%) UNIX
3 2 (1.42%) Solaris
3 2 (1.42%) Linux
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.79%) Test Scripting
3 31 (21.99%) Automated Testing
4 29 (20.57%) Test Management
5 28 (19.86%) Software Testing
6 27 (19.15%) Project Management
7 26 (18.44%) Manual Testing
8 25 (17.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (14.89%) V-Model
10 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
11 17 (12.06%) Test Automation
12 14 (9.93%) Business Process Mapping
13 13 (9.22%) Scrum
14 12 (8.51%) Test Strategy
15 10 (7.09%) Automation Testing
16 9 (6.38%) Risk Management
17 8 (5.67%) Quality Management
17 8 (5.67%) E-Commerce
18 7 (4.96%) Regression Testing
18 7 (4.96%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.99%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) C#
3 13 (9.22%) Java
4 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.13%) C++
5 3 (2.13%) VBScript
5 3 (2.13%) VB
6 2 (1.42%) C
7 1 (0.71%) sed
Qualifications
1 69 (48.94%) ISEB
2 46 (32.62%) ISTQB
3 14 (9.93%) Degree
4 7 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (57.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (12.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) HP
3 9 (6.38%) Oracle
4 6 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
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