The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 101 150 178
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 150 111 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.58% 1.61% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.66% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 137 94 51
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,858 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -

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
5633 6678 6963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.95% 97.08% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 5503 5630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Test Analyst across the East of England region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

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 Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +63 103 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Suffolk +12 14 £28,500 +5.55%
Norfolk -16 13 £35,000 +35.92% 2
Bedfordshire +19 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Cambridgeshire -5 8 £37,500 -1.31%
Essex 0 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 128 (47.76%) SQL
2 123 (45.90%) Finance
3 122 (45.52%) ISEB
4 116 (43.28%) Selenium
5 114 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (38.06%) QA
7 91 (33.96%) ISTQB
8 87 (32.46%) Test Scripting
9 74 (27.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 66 (24.63%) Manual Testing
10 66 (24.63%) Java
11 62 (23.13%) JIRA
12 59 (22.01%) Scrum
13 58 (21.64%) Microsoft
14 57 (21.27%) Automation Testing
15 55 (20.52%) Software Testing
16 48 (17.91%) Automated Testing
16 48 (17.91%) Functional Testing
17 44 (16.42%) MS Excel
18 43 (16.04%) Test Automation
19 41 (15.30%) Non-Functional Testing
19 41 (15.30%) HP
20 40 (14.93%) Unix
21 39 (14.55%) Oracle
22 37 (13.81%) WebDriver
23 36 (13.43%) BDD
23 36 (13.43%) Performance Testing
24 35 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (13.06%) C#
24 35 (13.06%) HP UFT

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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.09%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.73%) Confluence
3 5 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (6.34%) Postilion
2 7 (2.61%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.34%) ATM
2 3 (1.12%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.97%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.24%) MySQL
5 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 116 (43.28%) Selenium
2 62 (23.13%) JIRA
3 37 (13.81%) WebDriver
4 35 (13.06%) HP UFT
5 32 (11.94%) LoadRunner
6 15 (5.60%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.85%) JMeter
8 11 (4.10%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.36%) JUnit
9 9 (3.36%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.87%) Maven
10 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.49%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.49%) LoadUI
11 4 (1.49%) TestNG
11 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.12%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.75%) NUnit
13 2 (0.75%) Zephyr
General
1 123 (45.90%) Finance
2 29 (10.82%) Banking
3 7 (2.61%) Back Office
4 5 (1.87%) Games
5 4 (1.49%) Publishing
6 3 (1.12%) Retail
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.10%) CSS
1 11 (4.10%) HTML
2 10 (3.73%) Gherkin
3 9 (3.36%) SOAP
4 8 (2.99%) RESTful
5 7 (2.61%) Web Services
6 5 (1.87%) .NET
6 5 (1.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (1.87%) REST
6 5 (1.87%) Spring
7 2 (0.75%) Middleware
8 1 (0.37%) jQuery
8 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.12%) iPad
6 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Statistics
7 1 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.93%) Unix
2 20 (7.46%) Linux
3 15 (5.60%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (32.46%) Test Scripting
3 74 (27.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 66 (24.63%) Manual Testing
5 59 (22.01%) Scrum
6 57 (21.27%) Automation Testing
7 55 (20.52%) Software Testing
8 48 (17.91%) Automated Testing
8 48 (17.91%) Functional Testing
9 43 (16.04%) Test Automation
10 41 (15.30%) Non-Functional Testing
11 36 (13.43%) BDD
11 36 (13.43%) Performance Testing
12 33 (12.31%) Regression Testing
13 30 (11.19%) TDD
13 30 (11.19%) Test Strategy
14 21 (7.84%) SDLC
15 18 (6.72%) Test Planning
15 18 (6.72%) Waterfall
16 17 (6.34%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (47.76%) SQL
2 66 (24.63%) Java
3 35 (13.06%) C#
4 31 (11.57%) Python
5 22 (8.21%) Shell Script
6 12 (4.48%) AWK
6 12 (4.48%) Perl
7 11 (4.10%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.10%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.87%) Ruby
9 3 (1.12%) PHP
10 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 122 (45.52%) ISEB
2 91 (33.96%) ISTQB
3 22 (8.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (2.99%) Degree
5 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (38.06%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) SDET
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.30%) HP
3 39 (14.55%) Oracle
4 17 (6.34%) NCR
5 8 (2.99%) Sun
6 6 (2.24%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.12%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £32k to £42k + 7.5% + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago