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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 170 186 176
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 91 97 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.20% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 76 73 83
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
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
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
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 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Suffolk +14 24 £33,500 +21.81% 2
Hertfordshire +7 23 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Essex +9 20 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £35,500 +9.23% 3
Bedfordshire +18 9 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Norfolk -3 4 £26,250 -4.54% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (47.64%) QA
2 87 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (37.70%) Finance
4 71 (37.17%) SQL
5 64 (33.51%) ISTQB
6 59 (30.89%) ISEB
7 53 (27.75%) Selenium
8 51 (26.70%) Test Scripting
9 48 (25.13%) Software Testing
10 42 (21.99%) Microsoft
11 37 (19.37%) Manual Testing
11 37 (19.37%) SDLC
12 35 (18.32%) QuickTest Pro
13 34 (17.80%) HP
14 33 (17.28%) Test Automation
15 32 (16.75%) Automated Testing
16 31 (16.23%) E-Commerce
17 30 (15.71%) HP Quality Center
18 29 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (15.18%) Scrum
19 28 (14.66%) MS Excel
19 28 (14.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 27 (14.14%) C#
21 25 (13.09%) SoapUI
22 23 (12.04%) Test Strategy
22 23 (12.04%) MS Office
22 23 (12.04%) Regression Testing
23 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
23 22 (11.52%) Test Planning
24 21 (10.99%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (2.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) JBoss
3 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) AWD
1 1 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.57%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.05%) MySQL
4 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (27.75%) Selenium
2 35 (18.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (13.09%) SoapUI
4 21 (10.99%) JIRA
5 12 (6.28%) XMLSpy
5 12 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.14%) LoadRunner
6 6 (3.14%) Bugzilla
7 5 (2.62%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.62%) JMeter
8 4 (2.09%) Subversion
9 3 (1.57%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.57%) Rational Functional Tester
9 3 (1.57%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.05%) WinRunner
10 2 (1.05%) JUnit
10 2 (1.05%) QARun
10 2 (1.05%) MSTest
10 2 (1.05%) Hudson
10 2 (1.05%) TestLink
General
1 72 (37.70%) Finance
2 20 (10.47%) Retail
3 18 (9.42%) Banking
4 14 (7.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.14%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Billing
6 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.05%) Military
7 2 (1.05%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.95%) .NET
2 17 (8.90%) HTML
2 17 (8.90%) SOAP
3 16 (8.38%) XML
4 13 (6.81%) Middleware
5 9 (4.71%) CSS
6 6 (3.14%) Web Services
7 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.05%) WinForms
8 2 (1.05%) Ajax
8 2 (1.05%) JSON
8 2 (1.05%) WCF
8 2 (1.05%) WPF
8 2 (1.05%) RESTful
8 2 (1.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.52%) Java EE
9 1 (0.52%) Swing
9 1 (0.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.24%) AS400
3 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.57%) iPad
5 3 (1.57%) iPhone
5 3 (1.57%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.57%) Physics
5 3 (1.57%) Replication
5 3 (1.57%) IVR
6 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.05%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.05%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.99%) Windows
2 10 (5.24%) UNIX
3 9 (4.71%) Linux
4 7 (3.66%) Android
5 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.70%) Test Scripting
3 48 (25.13%) Software Testing
4 37 (19.37%) Manual Testing
4 37 (19.37%) SDLC
5 33 (17.28%) Test Automation
6 32 (16.75%) Automated Testing
7 31 (16.23%) E-Commerce
8 29 (15.18%) Scrum
9 23 (12.04%) Test Strategy
9 23 (12.04%) Regression Testing
10 22 (11.52%) Test Planning
11 20 (10.47%) Waterfall
12 19 (9.95%) Software Delivery
12 19 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (7.85%) Validation
14 12 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (6.28%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.76%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.17%) SQL
2 27 (14.14%) C#
3 19 (9.95%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.38%) Java
5 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.09%) Ruby
7 3 (1.57%) C
7 3 (1.57%) VB
7 3 (1.57%) C++
7 3 (1.57%) Python
8 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.52%) Delphi
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (33.51%) ISTQB
2 59 (30.89%) ISEB
3 28 (14.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (10.47%) Degree
5 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (47.64%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (15.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 34 (17.80%) HP
3 11 (5.76%) Oracle
4 6 (3.14%) IBM
4 6 (3.14%) WorldPay
5 5 (2.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.62%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.57%) Verint
6 3 (1.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Total Package Value of £59K
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Stowmarket
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago