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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 145 169 156
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 112 87 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.42% 1.19% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.26% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 92 81 111
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
7582 6919 8605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.95% 94.73% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6233 5928 7331
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Essex +19 32 £32,500 -18.75%
Cambridgeshire +14 29 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Hertfordshire -3 25 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Bedfordshire -5 14 £28,750 -4.16% 4
Suffolk +9 8 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Norfolk +3 8 £28,250 +0.89% 2
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 92 (44.88%) SQL
2 83 (40.49%) QA
3 72 (35.12%) Test Scripting
4 64 (31.22%) Software Testing
5 61 (29.76%) ISEB
6 50 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (22.93%) Selenium
8 45 (21.95%) Automated Testing
9 40 (19.51%) ISTQB
9 40 (19.51%) JIRA
9 40 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 37 (18.05%) Test Automation
11 36 (17.56%) Regression Testing
11 36 (17.56%) Finance
11 36 (17.56%) Java
12 34 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 32 (15.61%) Scrum
14 31 (15.12%) Degree
15 30 (14.63%) Manual Testing
16 29 (14.15%) Test Strategy
17 27 (13.17%) Web Testing
18 26 (12.68%) UNIX
19 25 (12.20%) Oracle
20 24 (11.71%) QuickTest Pro
21 23 (11.22%) Windows
22 22 (10.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 22 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
23 21 (10.24%) Performance Testing
23 21 (10.24%) MS Excel
24 19 (9.27%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (0.98%) Liferay
1 2 (0.98%) IIS
1 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.98%) Apache
1 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.46%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (1.46%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.80%) Internet
2 8 (3.90%) ATM
3 4 (1.95%) HTTP
4 2 (0.98%) LAN
5 1 (0.49%) Packet Switching
5 1 (0.49%) SMS
5 1 (0.49%) UMTS
5 1 (0.49%) WLAN
5 1 (0.49%) Broadband
5 1 (0.49%) GPRS
5 1 (0.49%) GSM
5 1 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) LTE
5 1 (0.49%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.90%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.49%) OLAP
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (22.93%) Selenium
2 40 (19.51%) JIRA
3 24 (11.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (4.39%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.90%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (3.41%) JMeter
7 5 (2.44%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.95%) TestNG
8 4 (1.95%) WATIR
8 4 (1.95%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.46%) JUnit
10 2 (0.98%) FogBugz
10 2 (0.98%) LoadUI
10 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.49%) Hudson
11 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.49%) RubyMine
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 12 (5.85%) Banking
3 8 (3.90%) Marketing
4 7 (3.41%) Retail
5 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.98%) Publishing
5 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Law
6 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.27%) .NET
2 16 (7.80%) HTML
3 12 (5.85%) XML
4 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.90%) CSS
5 7 (3.41%) Web Services
6 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.95%) J2EE
7 1 (0.49%) SOAP
7 1 (0.49%) jQuery
7 1 (0.49%) MDX
7 1 (0.49%) WCF
7 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.39%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.90%) EFT
3 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.95%) iPad
5 4 (1.95%) iPhone
5 4 (1.95%) AS400
6 3 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.98%) Open Source
7 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.49%) EPoS
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Online Games
8 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.49%) Physics
8 1 (0.49%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.68%) UNIX
2 23 (11.22%) Windows
3 17 (8.29%) Linux
4 6 (2.93%) Android
5 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.12%) Test Scripting
2 64 (31.22%) Software Testing
3 50 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.95%) Automated Testing
5 37 (18.05%) Test Automation
6 36 (17.56%) Regression Testing
7 34 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (15.61%) Scrum
9 30 (14.63%) Manual Testing
10 29 (14.15%) Test Strategy
11 27 (13.17%) Web Testing
12 21 (10.24%) Performance Testing
13 19 (9.27%) BDD
13 19 (9.27%) Automation Testing
14 17 (8.29%) TDD
15 16 (7.80%) E-Commerce
15 16 (7.80%) System Testing
16 13 (6.34%) Test Management
17 10 (4.88%) Validation
18 9 (4.39%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (44.88%) SQL
2 36 (17.56%) Java
3 19 (9.27%) C#
4 14 (6.83%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.34%) Perl
6 11 (5.37%) Python
7 10 (4.88%) Ruby
8 7 (3.41%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.93%) VB
10 4 (1.95%) VBScript
10 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.98%) VB6
11 2 (0.98%) C++
11 2 (0.98%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (29.76%) ISEB
2 40 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 31 (15.12%) Degree
4 22 (10.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (40.49%) QA
2 7 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.20%) Oracle
3 7 (3.41%) HP
4 5 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (0.98%) Ab Initio
5 2 (0.98%) JBoss
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.49%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) Google
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Benefits
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