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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 108 115 135
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 84 66 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.29% 1.72% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.80% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 34
Average salary £35,000 £33,350 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.94% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £24,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
3535 3663 2958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.27% 95.49% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2906 3020 2523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,850 £50,000
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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottinghamshire +28 40 £35,000 +2.33% 3
Northamptonshire -3 25 £34,000 +0.74%
Leicestershire +22 15 £26,500 -8.62% 2
Derbyshire 0 2 £27,750 -14.94% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 59 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 37 (30.58%) ISEB
3 37 (30.58%) Windows
4 36 (29.75%) Degree
5 32 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (23.97%) Test Strategy
7 27 (22.31%) QA
8 25 (20.66%) Finance
9 23 (19.01%) Manual Testing
10 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 21 (17.36%) Selenium
12 20 (16.53%) Automated Testing
12 20 (16.53%) V-Model
12 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
12 20 (16.53%) .NET
13 18 (14.88%) C#
13 18 (14.88%) SQL
13 18 (14.88%) Service Delivery
14 17 (14.05%) Scrum
15 16 (13.22%) ISTQB
16 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
17 13 (10.74%) ITIL
18 12 (9.92%) Java
18 12 (9.92%) Root Cause Analysis
18 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
19 11 (9.09%) Waterfall
20 10 (8.26%) Test Management
20 10 (8.26%) DHCP
20 10 (8.26%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) DHCP
1 10 (8.26%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) Skype
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Selenium
2 9 (7.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (6.61%) WebDriver
4 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.96%) Ranorex
6 3 (2.48%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (2.48%) TestComplete
6 3 (2.48%) FitNesse
6 3 (2.48%) TestPartner
7 2 (1.65%) JIRA
7 2 (1.65%) Firebug
7 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.83%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.83%) NUnit
8 1 (0.83%) JUnit
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Back Office
3 1 (0.83%) Law
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Games
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.53%) .NET
2 6 (4.96%) Web Services
3 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.31%) HTML
4 4 (3.31%) SOAP
5 3 (2.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.83%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) XSD
6 1 (0.83%) CSS3
6 1 (0.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.83%) EPoS
3 1 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (0.83%) W3C
3 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.58%) Windows
2 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.48%) UNIX
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (23.97%) Test Strategy
4 23 (19.01%) Manual Testing
5 20 (16.53%) Automated Testing
5 20 (16.53%) V-Model
6 18 (14.88%) Service Delivery
7 17 (14.05%) Scrum
8 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
9 13 (10.74%) ITIL
10 12 (9.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
11 11 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 10 (8.26%) Test Management
12 10 (8.26%) TDD
13 9 (7.44%) Software Testing
14 8 (6.61%) Test Automation
15 6 (4.96%) BDD
15 6 (4.96%) Regression Testing
16 4 (3.31%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.88%) C#
1 18 (14.88%) SQL
2 12 (9.92%) Java
3 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.48%) C++
5 2 (1.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (30.58%) ISEB
2 36 (29.75%) Degree
3 16 (13.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (22.31%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.65%) Google
3 1 (0.83%) IBM
3 1 (0.83%) HP
3 1 (0.83%) T-Plan
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
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