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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 162 157 161
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 105 115 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 1.42% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.49% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 92 92 86
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,905
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,893
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
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
7248 7711 7562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.32% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6034 6472 6545
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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 7 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 +13 33 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Suffolk +6 32 £33,500 +3.07% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 17 £32,500 - 3
Essex -8 17 £36,250 +9.84% 2
Bedfordshire -1 2 £34,500 +22.12% 2
Norfolk -3 2 £26,250 -4.54%
East Anglia - 2 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 111 (50.68%) QA
2 106 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (39.27%) SQL
4 84 (38.36%) Finance
5 72 (32.88%) ISEB
6 71 (32.42%) ISTQB
7 65 (29.68%) Software Testing
8 63 (28.77%) Selenium
9 56 (25.57%) Test Scripting
10 50 (22.83%) Microsoft
11 47 (21.46%) SDLC
12 46 (21.00%) Manual Testing
13 44 (20.09%) Test Automation
14 43 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (18.72%) Automated Testing
16 35 (15.98%) HP Quality Center
17 34 (15.53%) HP UFT
18 33 (15.07%) MS Excel
18 33 (15.07%) Java
18 33 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 32 (14.61%) JIRA
20 30 (13.70%) Windows
20 30 (13.70%) E-Commerce
21 29 (13.24%) MS Office
22 28 (12.79%) Regression Testing
23 27 (12.33%) Scrum
23 27 (12.33%) Waterfall
23 27 (12.33%) SoapUI
24 26 (11.87%) User Acceptance Testing
24 26 (11.87%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 8 (3.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.37%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.91%) MySQL
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (28.77%) Selenium
2 34 (15.53%) HP UFT
3 32 (14.61%) JIRA
4 27 (12.33%) SoapUI
5 12 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.02%) XMLSpy
7 9 (4.11%) Bugzilla
8 8 (3.65%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.74%) JMeter
9 6 (2.74%) Subversion
9 6 (2.74%) JUnit
10 4 (1.83%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.83%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.83%) Calabash
11 3 (1.37%) QARun
11 3 (1.37%) VisiBroker
11 3 (1.37%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (1.37%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.37%) WinRunner
11 3 (1.37%) TestDirector
General
1 84 (38.36%) Finance
2 22 (10.05%) Retail
3 19 (8.68%) Banking
4 14 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.65%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.74%) Games
7 3 (1.37%) Billing
7 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.76%) XML
2 16 (7.31%) HTML
3 15 (6.85%) SOAP
4 14 (6.39%) Middleware
5 13 (5.94%) .NET
6 8 (3.65%) Web Services
7 7 (3.20%) CSS
8 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.91%) Ajax
10 1 (0.46%) Java EE
10 1 (0.46%) JSON
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.46%) WCF
10 1 (0.46%) WPF
10 1 (0.46%) RESTful
10 1 (0.46%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.46%) WinForms
10 1 (0.46%) Swing
10 1 (0.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.94%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.20%) AS400
5 6 (2.74%) IVR
5 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.28%) Replication
7 4 (1.83%) Online Games
7 4 (1.83%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.37%) iPhone
8 3 (1.37%) iPad
8 3 (1.37%) Physics
9 2 (0.91%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.70%) Windows
2 21 (9.59%) UNIX
3 13 (5.94%) Linux
4 9 (4.11%) Android
5 6 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (29.68%) Software Testing
3 56 (25.57%) Test Scripting
4 47 (21.46%) SDLC
5 46 (21.00%) Manual Testing
6 44 (20.09%) Test Automation
7 41 (18.72%) Automated Testing
8 30 (13.70%) E-Commerce
9 28 (12.79%) Regression Testing
10 27 (12.33%) Scrum
10 27 (12.33%) Waterfall
11 26 (11.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (9.59%) Test Planning
13 20 (9.13%) Test Strategy
14 19 (8.68%) Mentoring
15 18 (8.22%) Software Delivery
16 16 (7.31%) System Testing
17 15 (6.85%) BDD
18 14 (6.39%) Agile Testing
18 14 (6.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.27%) SQL
2 33 (15.07%) Java
3 25 (11.42%) C#
4 16 (7.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.65%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.65%) Python
6 6 (2.74%) Ruby
7 4 (1.83%) VB
7 4 (1.83%) C
7 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.83%) C++
8 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.91%) VBScript
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (32.88%) ISEB
2 71 (32.42%) ISTQB
3 33 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (10.50%) Degree
5 7 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (50.68%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (15.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.87%) HP
3 17 (7.76%) Oracle
4 9 (4.11%) WorldPay
5 7 (3.20%) SAP
6 5 (2.28%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.28%) IBM
7 4 (1.83%) Verint
7 4 (1.83%) Cisco
8 3 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.46%) Hyland
9 1 (0.46%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.46%) Citrix
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30k - £35k
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Highams
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago