The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 181 172 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 105 107 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.20% 1.23% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.29% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 102 142
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8344 8315 8922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 95.84% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6937 7231 7396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +20 30 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Essex -20 27 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 18 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Suffolk -10 16 £26,500 +3.92% 3
Bedfordshire -22 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Norfolk -4 7 £32,500 -4.41% 1
East Anglia - 2 £37,000 - 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 90 (50.56%) SQL
2 69 (38.76%) QA
3 63 (35.39%) ISEB
4 60 (33.71%) Test Scripting
5 55 (30.90%) ISTQB
6 52 (29.21%) Software Testing
7 50 (28.09%) Finance
8 44 (24.72%) Test Automation
9 43 (24.16%) Selenium
10 37 (20.79%) Java
11 36 (20.22%) Degree
12 35 (19.66%) Automated Testing
13 31 (17.42%) Manual Testing
13 31 (17.42%) Scrum
14 30 (16.85%) E-Commerce
15 29 (16.29%) Microsoft
15 29 (16.29%) QuickTest Pro
16 28 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (14.61%) Integration Testing
18 24 (13.48%) Retail
19 22 (12.36%) C#
20 19 (10.67%) XML
20 19 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (10.11%) Performance Testing
21 18 (10.11%) .NET
21 18 (10.11%) Regression Testing
22 17 (9.55%) Banking
22 17 (9.55%) JIRA
22 17 (9.55%) HP Quality Center
23 16 (8.99%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.06%) MS Office
3 5 (2.81%) Mingle
4 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (2.25%) RiskWrite
2 3 (1.69%) AWD
3 2 (1.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.62%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) ATM
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) NFC
3 1 (0.56%) LTE
3 1 (0.56%) 4G
3 1 (0.56%) SSH
3 1 (0.56%) Broadband
3 1 (0.56%) GPRS
3 1 (0.56%) GSM
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) Packet Switching
3 1 (0.56%) SMS
3 1 (0.56%) UMTS
3 1 (0.56%) WLAN
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP
4 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 43 (24.16%) Selenium
2 29 (16.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (9.55%) JIRA
4 13 (7.30%) Bugzilla
5 6 (3.37%) TestDirector
6 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.81%) Trac
7 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.69%) FogBugz
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.12%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.56%) Moq
9 1 (0.56%) MSTest
9 1 (0.56%) Redmine
9 1 (0.56%) JMeter
9 1 (0.56%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.56%) NUnit
General
1 50 (28.09%) Finance
2 24 (13.48%) Retail
3 17 (9.55%) Banking
4 8 (4.49%) Marketing
5 7 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.25%) Publishing
6 4 (2.25%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Games
7 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Law
7 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.56%) International Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.67%) XML
2 18 (10.11%) .NET
3 15 (8.43%) SOAP
4 12 (6.74%) HTML
5 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.81%) Web Services
7 4 (2.25%) CSS
8 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.12%) GWT
9 1 (0.56%) WCF
9 1 (0.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.49%) AS400
2 8 (4.49%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.49%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.81%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.25%) PACS
4 4 (2.25%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.25%) Equities
4 4 (2.25%) EFT
4 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.25%) iPhone
4 4 (2.25%) Derivative
4 4 (2.25%) Physics
5 3 (1.69%) EFTPOS
5 3 (1.69%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.69%) EMV
6 2 (1.12%) EPoS
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.87%) Windows
2 11 (6.18%) UNIX
3 10 (5.62%) Linux
4 5 (2.81%) Android
5 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.71%) Test Scripting
2 52 (29.21%) Software Testing
3 44 (24.72%) Test Automation
4 35 (19.66%) Automated Testing
5 31 (17.42%) Manual Testing
5 31 (17.42%) Scrum
6 30 (16.85%) E-Commerce
7 28 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (14.61%) Integration Testing
9 19 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (10.11%) Performance Testing
10 18 (10.11%) Regression Testing
11 15 (8.43%) Waterfall
11 15 (8.43%) Test Strategy
12 14 (7.87%) Automation Testing
12 14 (7.87%) Test Management
13 13 (7.30%) System Testing
14 12 (6.74%) Web Testing
15 9 (5.06%) OO
15 9 (5.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (50.56%) SQL
2 37 (20.79%) Java
3 22 (12.36%) C#
4 16 (8.99%) VB
5 8 (4.49%) VBScript
5 8 (4.49%) Perl
6 6 (3.37%) C++
7 5 (2.81%) Python
8 4 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.69%) VB6
9 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.69%) VBA
9 3 (1.69%) PHP
10 2 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 63 (35.39%) ISEB
2 55 (30.90%) ISTQB
3 36 (20.22%) Degree
4 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (38.76%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (9.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.99%) Oracle
3 7 (3.93%) HP
4 5 (2.81%) IBM
5 3 (1.69%) Google
5 3 (1.69%) VeriFone
5 3 (1.69%) Gemalto
6 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Symbian
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco
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