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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 102 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 67 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 1.31% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.37% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 32
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £38,750 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
3252 3566 2911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2946 2510
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +21 33 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Northamptonshire +7 20 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Leicestershire +17 10 £25,500 -2.85% 4
Derbyshire +5 2 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.59%) ISEB
3 33 (27.97%) QA
4 32 (27.12%) Windows
5 28 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (22.88%) Degree
7 25 (21.19%) SQL
8 24 (20.34%) ISTQB
9 23 (19.49%) .NET
10 22 (18.64%) V-Model
10 22 (18.64%) Test Strategy
10 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (16.95%) Manual Testing
12 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
12 19 (16.10%) Selenium
12 19 (16.10%) Automated Testing
13 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
13 16 (13.56%) Scrum
14 15 (12.71%) Finance
14 15 (12.71%) C#
14 15 (12.71%) Software Testing
14 15 (12.71%) Test Scripting
15 14 (11.86%) Service Delivery
16 13 (11.02%) Java
16 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
17 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
18 11 (9.32%) Test Management
18 11 (9.32%) ITIL
19 10 (8.47%) TDD
19 10 (8.47%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) DHCP
1 9 (7.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Selenium
2 10 (8.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (5.08%) Firebug
3 6 (5.08%) WebDriver
3 6 (5.08%) Ranorex
4 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.39%) TestComplete
5 4 (3.39%) Fiddler
5 4 (3.39%) TestPartner
6 3 (2.54%) JIRA
6 3 (2.54%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.85%) JUnit
8 1 (0.85%) NUnit
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.93%) CSS
2 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 6 (5.08%) XML
4 5 (4.24%) Web Services
5 4 (3.39%) SOAP
5 4 (3.39%) XHTML
6 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.85%) WinForms
7 1 (0.85%) Ajax
7 1 (0.85%) RESTful
7 1 (0.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.54%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) W3C
6 1 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.12%) Windows
2 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.39%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Vista
4 3 (2.54%) UNIX
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (18.64%) V-Model
3 22 (18.64%) Test Strategy
4 20 (16.95%) Manual Testing
5 19 (16.10%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.56%) Scrum
7 15 (12.71%) Software Testing
7 15 (12.71%) Test Scripting
8 14 (11.86%) Service Delivery
9 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.32%) Test Management
10 11 (9.32%) ITIL
11 10 (8.47%) TDD
11 10 (8.47%) Automation Testing
11 10 (8.47%) Test Automation
11 10 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.78%) Regression Testing
14 7 (5.93%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.19%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) C#
3 13 (11.02%) Java
4 3 (2.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.54%) C++
5 2 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (0.85%) VBScript
6 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (35.59%) ISEB
2 27 (22.88%) Degree
3 24 (20.34%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.97%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.85%) Google
2 1 (0.85%) T-Plan
2 1 (0.85%) SAP
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