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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 133 154 175
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 140 113 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 1.45% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.51% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 119 90 71
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
6957 7486 6811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.20% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5901 6155 5838
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +18 45 £43,500 +24.28% 5
Cambridgeshire +20 28 £32,500 - 4
Suffolk +18 28 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Essex -21 15 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Bedfordshire -4 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Norfolk +12 8 £27,000 -6.89% 4
East Anglia - 6 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 128 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (49.57%) QA
3 97 (42.17%) SQL
4 82 (35.65%) Finance
5 74 (32.17%) ISEB
6 71 (30.87%) Selenium
7 66 (28.70%) ISTQB
8 63 (27.39%) Software Testing
9 54 (23.48%) Automated Testing
10 53 (23.04%) Manual Testing
10 53 (23.04%) Test Automation
11 52 (22.61%) Test Scripting
11 52 (22.61%) Microsoft
11 52 (22.61%) Java
12 50 (21.74%) JIRA
13 48 (20.87%) HP UFT
14 47 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (18.70%) HP Quality Center
16 40 (17.39%) Waterfall
16 40 (17.39%) SDLC
17 39 (16.96%) Regression Testing
18 38 (16.52%) UNIX
19 36 (15.65%) Scrum
20 32 (13.91%) MS Office
21 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
22 29 (12.61%) SoapUI
23 28 (12.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 28 (12.17%) Windows
23 28 (12.17%) C#
24 26 (11.30%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (3.91%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (13.91%) MS Office
2 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) BASE24
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.48%) Telnet
1 8 (3.48%) SSH
1 8 (3.48%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (30.87%) Selenium
2 50 (21.74%) JIRA
3 48 (20.87%) HP UFT
4 29 (12.61%) SoapUI
5 14 (6.09%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.22%) Toad
7 10 (4.35%) JUnit
7 10 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.91%) Bugzilla
9 8 (3.48%) Calabash
10 7 (3.04%) XMLSpy
11 6 (2.61%) ClearQuest
12 5 (2.17%) JMeter
12 5 (2.17%) Subversion
13 4 (1.74%) WinRunner
13 4 (1.74%) TestComplete
13 4 (1.74%) QARun
14 3 (1.30%) VisiBroker
14 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.87%) Appium
General
1 82 (35.65%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Retail
3 12 (5.22%) Banking
4 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.35%) Games
5 7 (3.04%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.74%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.13%) HTML
2 20 (8.70%) XML
3 14 (6.09%) Middleware
4 13 (5.65%) .NET
4 13 (5.65%) SOAP
5 7 (3.04%) Web Services
6 6 (2.61%) CSS
7 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.43%) J2EE
8 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.43%) Spring
8 1 (0.43%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.43%) WPF
8 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.48%) IVR
3 8 (3.48%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.48%) Online Games
3 8 (3.48%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.74%) Replication
6 3 (1.30%) iPhone
6 3 (1.30%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.43%) AS400
8 1 (0.43%) Physics
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.52%) UNIX
2 28 (12.17%) Windows
3 16 (6.96%) Android
4 12 (5.22%) Linux
5 11 (4.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.39%) Software Testing
3 54 (23.48%) Automated Testing
4 53 (23.04%) Manual Testing
4 53 (23.04%) Test Automation
5 52 (22.61%) Test Scripting
6 40 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 40 (17.39%) SDLC
7 39 (16.96%) Regression Testing
8 36 (15.65%) Scrum
9 26 (11.30%) BDD
10 23 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 21 (9.13%) Agile Testing
12 20 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.96%) Test Strategy
13 16 (6.96%) System Testing
14 15 (6.52%) TDD
14 15 (6.52%) Test Planning
15 14 (6.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (42.17%) SQL
2 52 (22.61%) Java
3 28 (12.17%) C#
4 17 (7.39%) Python
5 15 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.65%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.17%) VBScript
8 5 (2.17%) VB
9 4 (1.74%) Ruby
10 3 (1.30%) C
10 3 (1.30%) C++
11 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 74 (32.17%) ISEB
2 66 (28.70%) ISTQB
3 28 (12.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (9.13%) Degree
5 9 (3.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (49.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (18.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.87%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 52 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.43%) HP
3 14 (6.09%) Oracle
3 14 (6.09%) WorldPay
4 7 (3.04%) SAP
5 5 (2.17%) IBM
6 4 (1.74%) Verint
6 4 (1.74%) Cisco
7 3 (1.30%) VMware
8 2 (0.87%) Hyland
8 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
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