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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 116 166 175
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 135 111 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.26% 1.49% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.54% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 129 94 73
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,450 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
5763 7201 7343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.36% 96.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4706 5797 5939
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +37 82 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Norfolk -9 16 £35,000 +55.55% 2
Bedfordshire +30 15 £32,000 -8.57%
Suffolk +20 11 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £37,500 - 1
Essex +8 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 127 (49.42%) Selenium
2 121 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (44.75%) Finance
4 109 (42.41%) QA
5 108 (42.02%) ISEB
6 107 (41.63%) SQL
7 97 (37.74%) ISTQB
8 73 (28.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 71 (27.63%) Test Scripting
10 69 (26.85%) JIRA
10 69 (26.85%) Scrum
11 64 (24.90%) Java
12 60 (23.35%) Microsoft
12 60 (23.35%) Software Testing
13 58 (22.57%) Manual Testing
14 57 (22.18%) Automation Testing
15 55 (21.40%) Functional Testing
16 51 (19.84%) WebDriver
17 49 (19.07%) Test Automation
18 48 (18.68%) Automated Testing
19 47 (18.29%) BDD
20 45 (17.51%) MS Excel
21 43 (16.73%) C#
22 41 (15.95%) Unix
23 40 (15.56%) TDD
24 39 (15.18%) Regression Testing
24 39 (15.18%) Non-Functional Testing
25 37 (14.40%) HP UFT
26 33 (12.84%) Python
26 33 (12.84%) Test Strategy

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 15 (5.84%) Confluence
2 14 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.28%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.17%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.45%) Postilion
2 7 (2.72%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.45%) ATM
2 4 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.28%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.56%) MySQL
3 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 127 (49.42%) Selenium
2 69 (26.85%) JIRA
3 51 (19.84%) WebDriver
4 37 (14.40%) HP UFT
5 23 (8.95%) Cucumber
5 23 (8.95%) LoadRunner
6 18 (7.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (5.45%) SoapUI
8 11 (4.28%) JMeter
8 11 (4.28%) JUnit
8 11 (4.28%) Maven
9 5 (1.95%) ClearQuest
9 5 (1.95%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.17%) AppVeyor
11 3 (1.17%) JBehave
11 3 (1.17%) LoadUI
11 3 (1.17%) NUnit
General
1 115 (44.75%) Finance
2 29 (11.28%) Banking
3 7 (2.72%) Back Office
4 5 (1.95%) Games
5 4 (1.56%) Publishing
5 4 (1.56%) Retail
6 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.84%) Gherkin
1 15 (5.84%) RESTful
2 11 (4.28%) Hibernate
2 11 (4.28%) Spring
3 8 (3.11%) CSS
3 8 (3.11%) HTML
4 7 (2.72%) Web Services
5 6 (2.33%) SOAP
6 5 (1.95%) .NET
7 3 (1.17%) REST
8 1 (0.39%) Ajax
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.39%) jQuery
8 1 (0.39%) JSON
8 1 (0.39%) Middleware
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.39%) WPF
8 1 (0.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.50%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.95%) iPad
5 4 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.39%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.95%) Unix
2 26 (10.12%) Linux
3 12 (4.67%) Windows
4 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.40%) User Acceptance Testing
3 71 (27.63%) Test Scripting
4 69 (26.85%) Scrum
5 60 (23.35%) Software Testing
6 58 (22.57%) Manual Testing
7 57 (22.18%) Automation Testing
8 55 (21.40%) Functional Testing
9 49 (19.07%) Test Automation
10 48 (18.68%) Automated Testing
11 47 (18.29%) BDD
12 40 (15.56%) TDD
13 39 (15.18%) Non-Functional Testing
13 39 (15.18%) Regression Testing
14 33 (12.84%) Test Strategy
15 29 (11.28%) Performance Testing
16 24 (9.34%) Waterfall
17 20 (7.78%) SDLC
18 19 (7.39%) Release Management
19 18 (7.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.63%) SQL
2 64 (24.90%) Java
3 43 (16.73%) C#
4 33 (12.84%) Python
5 21 (8.17%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.89%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.72%) AWK
7 7 (2.72%) Perl
8 6 (2.33%) Ruby
9 3 (1.17%) PHP
10 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (42.02%) ISEB
2 97 (37.74%) ISTQB
3 22 (8.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.89%) Degree
5 3 (1.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (42.41%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (23.35%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.67%) HP
3 26 (10.12%) Oracle
4 14 (5.45%) NCR
5 11 (4.28%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.56%) Sun
7 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
Hertfordshire
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago