The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 229 250 262
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 16 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 8
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Software 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6139 6894 7675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.66% 96.84% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 5730 6280
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the East of England region.

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Hertfordshire +8 11 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Essex +16 4 - -
Suffolk -17 1 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software 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 of England region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (63.64%) QA
2 16 (48.48%) ISEB
3 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
4 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 12 (36.36%) SDLC
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
10 5 (15.15%) Stress Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Scalability Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
10 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
10 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Workflow
11 4 (12.12%) Games
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) Selenium
11 4 (12.12%) Online Games
11 4 (12.12%) Data Protection

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Appium
2 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
2 1 (3.03%) TestRail
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) Online Games
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
1 12 (36.36%) SDLC
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Scalability Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Stress Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
8 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.12%) Straight-Through Processing
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) ISEB
2 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
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