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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 162 169 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 100 93 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 1.30% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.36% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 131
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
7012 6840 7957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.77% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5658 5591 6866
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 March 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 3 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
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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
Essex -3 32 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Hertfordshire -18 21 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire +7 20 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Suffolk +9 17 £27,500 +19.56% 5
Bedfordshire +13 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Norfolk 0 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.22%) QA
3 67 (35.08%) SQL
4 62 (32.46%) Test Scripting
5 50 (26.18%) Selenium
5 50 (26.18%) Microsoft
5 50 (26.18%) Finance
6 49 (25.65%) HP
6 49 (25.65%) ISEB
6 49 (25.65%) Automated Testing
7 47 (24.61%) Software Testing
7 47 (24.61%) Manual Testing
8 45 (23.56%) ISTQB
9 44 (23.04%) HP Quality Center
10 38 (19.90%) Scrum
11 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
12 31 (16.23%) Test Automation
13 30 (15.71%) JIRA
13 30 (15.71%) QuickTest Pro
14 29 (15.18%) Degree
15 27 (14.14%) Test Planning
16 26 (13.61%) Windows
16 26 (13.61%) .NET
17 25 (13.09%) MS Office
17 25 (13.09%) Regression Testing
17 25 (13.09%) SoapUI
18 23 (12.04%) Java
18 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (11.52%) C#
19 22 (11.52%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.05%) JBoss
3 1 (0.52%) Apache
3 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.52%) Liferay
Applications
1 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) AWD
1 1 (0.52%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) Internet
2 2 (1.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) SAN
3 1 (0.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.76%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.05%) MySQL
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (26.18%) Selenium
2 30 (15.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 30 (15.71%) JIRA
3 25 (13.09%) SoapUI
4 16 (8.38%) JMeter
5 12 (6.28%) Bugzilla
5 12 (6.28%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.71%) LoadRunner
6 9 (4.71%) JUnit
7 8 (4.19%) TestDirector
7 8 (4.19%) TestNG
8 7 (3.66%) Subversion
8 7 (3.66%) XMLSpy
9 6 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.62%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (2.09%) WATIR
12 3 (1.57%) QARun
12 3 (1.57%) WinRunner
12 3 (1.57%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 50 (26.18%) Finance
2 14 (7.33%) Banking
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 12 (6.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.62%) Legal
5 5 (2.62%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.62%) Marketing
5 5 (2.62%) Military
6 3 (1.57%) Billing
7 2 (1.05%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.61%) .NET
2 17 (8.90%) XML
3 14 (7.33%) SOAP
3 14 (7.33%) HTML
4 11 (5.76%) CSS
5 7 (3.66%) Middleware
6 6 (3.14%) Web Services
7 5 (2.62%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.09%) WPF
8 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (1.57%) WinForms
9 3 (1.57%) WCF
10 2 (1.05%) JSON
10 2 (1.05%) Ajax
10 2 (1.05%) J2EE
10 2 (1.05%) RESTful
11 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.52%) REST
11 1 (0.52%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.38%) AS400
3 11 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.24%) Open Source
5 9 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.09%) User Experience
8 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.05%) Physics
9 2 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) Life Science
10 1 (0.52%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.52%) Biology
10 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.61%) Windows
2 13 (6.81%) UNIX
3 8 (4.19%) Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Android
5 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (32.46%) Test Scripting
3 49 (25.65%) Automated Testing
4 47 (24.61%) Software Testing
4 47 (24.61%) Manual Testing
5 38 (19.90%) Scrum
6 31 (16.23%) Test Automation
7 27 (14.14%) Test Planning
8 25 (13.09%) Regression Testing
9 20 (10.47%) Validation
10 17 (8.90%) E-Commerce
10 17 (8.90%) Test Strategy
11 16 (8.38%) BDD
11 16 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (8.38%) Automation Testing
12 14 (7.33%) Performance Testing
12 14 (7.33%) TDD
13 12 (6.28%) System Testing
13 12 (6.28%) Waterfall
14 11 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.08%) SQL
2 23 (12.04%) Java
3 22 (11.52%) C#
4 15 (7.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.66%) Ruby
6 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.57%) VB
7 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.57%) Python
7 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.57%) Perl
7 3 (1.57%) C++
7 3 (1.57%) Delphi
8 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (25.65%) ISEB
2 45 (23.56%) ISTQB
3 29 (15.18%) Degree
4 21 (10.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.52%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (38.22%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (23.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (26.18%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.65%) HP
3 22 (11.52%) Oracle
4 11 (5.76%) Business Objects
4 11 (5.76%) SAP
4 11 (5.76%) IBM
5 5 (2.62%) VMware
6 2 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) VocaLink
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