The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 152 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 111 120 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.47% 1.51% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.57% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 99 84
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,806
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
7165 7632 7290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.76% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5983 6377 6257
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hertfordshire +14 37 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Suffolk +11 34 £33,500 -10.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 22 £32,500 - 2
Essex -24 11 £33,750 +3.84% 2
East Anglia - 5 £35,000 -
Norfolk -6 2 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 112 (51.38%) QA
2 107 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (39.45%) SQL
4 82 (37.61%) Finance
5 72 (33.03%) Selenium
6 66 (30.28%) ISEB
7 64 (29.36%) ISTQB
8 62 (28.44%) Software Testing
9 54 (24.77%) Test Scripting
10 48 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (21.56%) Microsoft
12 46 (21.10%) Automated Testing
12 46 (21.10%) Manual Testing
12 46 (21.10%) Test Automation
13 44 (20.18%) Java
14 42 (19.27%) SDLC
15 41 (18.81%) HP UFT
16 39 (17.89%) JIRA
17 36 (16.51%) HP Quality Center
18 33 (15.14%) Regression Testing
19 32 (14.68%) Windows
20 31 (14.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 30 (13.76%) C#
22 29 (13.30%) MS Excel
23 28 (12.84%) SoapUI
24 27 (12.39%) UNIX
24 27 (12.39%) E-Commerce
24 27 (12.39%) MS Office
25 26 (11.93%) Waterfall
26 25 (11.47%) Scrum

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (5.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.46%) JBoss
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (13.30%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) BASE24
2 1 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.92%) Internet
1 2 (0.92%) Telnet
1 2 (0.92%) SSH
1 2 (0.92%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.38%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.92%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 72 (33.03%) Selenium
2 41 (18.81%) HP UFT
3 39 (17.89%) JIRA
4 28 (12.84%) SoapUI
5 12 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.50%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.59%) XMLSpy
6 10 (4.59%) Bugzilla
7 9 (4.13%) JUnit
8 7 (3.21%) JMeter
8 7 (3.21%) Calabash
9 6 (2.75%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.83%) Toad
10 4 (1.83%) WinRunner
10 4 (1.83%) Subversion
10 4 (1.83%) QARun
10 4 (1.83%) TestComplete
11 3 (1.38%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (1.38%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.38%) VisiBroker
General
1 82 (37.61%) Finance
2 18 (8.26%) Retail
3 13 (5.96%) Banking
4 10 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.13%) Games
6 6 (2.75%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.80%) XML
2 16 (7.34%) HTML
3 15 (6.88%) SOAP
4 14 (6.42%) .NET
4 14 (6.42%) Middleware
5 7 (3.21%) Web Services
5 7 (3.21%) CSS
6 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.46%) Swing
7 1 (0.46%) XHTML
7 1 (0.46%) Ajax
7 1 (0.46%) Java EE
7 1 (0.46%) JSON
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.46%) WPF
7 1 (0.46%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.46%) RESTful
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.67%) IVR
5 7 (3.21%) Online Games
6 6 (2.75%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.83%) Replication
8 3 (1.38%) Physics
8 3 (1.38%) iPhone
8 3 (1.38%) iPad
9 2 (0.92%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.92%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.46%) AS400
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.68%) Windows
2 27 (12.39%) UNIX
3 14 (6.42%) Android
4 13 (5.96%) Linux
5 9 (4.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.44%) Software Testing
3 54 (24.77%) Test Scripting
4 46 (21.10%) Test Automation
4 46 (21.10%) Manual Testing
4 46 (21.10%) Automated Testing
5 42 (19.27%) SDLC
6 33 (15.14%) Regression Testing
7 27 (12.39%) E-Commerce
8 26 (11.93%) Waterfall
9 25 (11.47%) Scrum
10 21 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (9.63%) Mentoring
11 20 (9.17%) BDD
12 19 (8.72%) Test Strategy
13 18 (8.26%) Test Planning
14 17 (7.80%) Agile Testing
14 17 (7.80%) Software Delivery
15 15 (6.88%) System Testing
16 14 (6.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.45%) SQL
2 44 (20.18%) Java
3 30 (13.76%) C#
4 16 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.42%) Python
6 8 (3.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.29%) VBScript
8 5 (2.29%) VB
9 4 (1.83%) C++
9 4 (1.83%) C
9 4 (1.83%) Ruby
10 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.46%) VBA
11 1 (0.46%) Perl
11 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (30.28%) ISEB
2 64 (29.36%) ISTQB
3 31 (14.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (11.01%) Degree
5 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (51.38%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (16.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.09%) HP
3 14 (6.42%) Oracle
4 11 (5.05%) WorldPay
5 7 (3.21%) IBM
6 6 (2.75%) SAP
7 4 (1.83%) Cisco
7 4 (1.83%) Verint
8 3 (1.38%) VMware
9 2 (0.92%) Hyland
9 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.46%) VocaLink
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