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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 140 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 132 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.91% 1.39% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.43% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 117 91 81
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
6618 7426 8473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.59% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 6093 7037
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +34 46 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Suffolk +22 34 £33,000 -1.49% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 25 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bedfordshire -3 12 £60,500 +79.25% 3
Essex -18 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Norfolk +16 7 £21,500 -21.81%
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 128 (52.46%) QA
2 123 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (40.98%) Test Scripting
4 99 (40.57%) SQL
5 95 (38.93%) Selenium
6 82 (33.61%) Java
7 78 (31.97%) Finance
8 70 (28.69%) ISEB
9 68 (27.87%) JIRA
10 62 (25.41%) Unix
11 59 (24.18%) Software Testing
11 59 (24.18%) ISTQB
11 59 (24.18%) Test Automation
12 52 (21.31%) Automated Testing
13 51 (20.90%) HP UFT
14 49 (20.08%) Functional Testing
15 47 (19.26%) Waterfall
15 47 (19.26%) HP Quality Center
16 46 (18.85%) Microsoft
16 46 (18.85%) HP
17 44 (18.03%) Regression Testing
18 43 (17.62%) Manual Testing
19 39 (15.98%) Non-Functional Testing
20 34 (13.93%) BDD
21 33 (13.52%) Oracle
22 31 (12.70%) Cucumber
23 30 (12.30%) Scrum
24 28 (11.48%) MS Office
24 28 (11.48%) MS Excel
24 28 (11.48%) Shell Script

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 2 (0.82%) MQSeries
1 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (11.48%) MS Excel
1 28 (11.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.28%) SSH
1 8 (3.28%) Telnet
2 4 (1.64%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.64%) Big Data
5 2 (0.82%) DB2
5 2 (0.82%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 95 (38.93%) Selenium
2 68 (27.87%) JIRA
3 51 (20.90%) HP UFT
4 31 (12.70%) Cucumber
5 26 (10.66%) LoadRunner
6 20 (8.20%) ClearQuest
7 19 (7.79%) SoapUI
8 14 (5.74%) WebDriver
9 12 (4.92%) JMeter
10 9 (3.69%) Toad
11 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
12 5 (2.05%) Hudson
12 5 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.64%) Jenkins
14 3 (1.23%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.82%) Calabash
15 2 (0.82%) Gerrit
15 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
15 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 78 (31.97%) Finance
2 22 (9.02%) Retail
3 11 (4.51%) Banking
4 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.64%) Electronics
5 4 (1.64%) iGaming
6 3 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.92%) J2EE
2 9 (3.69%) SOAP
3 7 (2.87%) REST
4 6 (2.46%) .NET
4 6 (2.46%) HTML
4 6 (2.46%) Web Services
5 3 (1.23%) XML
6 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.82%) CSS
6 2 (0.82%) Flash
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.41%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.41%) JSON
7 1 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.51%) Data Integration
3 10 (4.10%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.28%) Fintech
5 6 (2.46%) EPoS
6 5 (2.05%) Replication
7 3 (1.23%) Online Games
7 3 (1.23%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) AS400
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.41%) Unix
2 15 (6.15%) Linux
2 15 (6.15%) Windows
3 7 (2.87%) Android
4 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.64%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (40.98%) Test Scripting
3 59 (24.18%) Software Testing
3 59 (24.18%) Test Automation
4 52 (21.31%) Automated Testing
5 49 (20.08%) Functional Testing
6 47 (19.26%) Waterfall
7 44 (18.03%) Regression Testing
8 43 (17.62%) Manual Testing
9 39 (15.98%) Non-Functional Testing
10 34 (13.93%) BDD
11 30 (12.30%) Scrum
12 28 (11.48%) Test Management
13 27 (11.07%) SDLC
14 26 (10.66%) Automation Testing
15 22 (9.02%) TDD
16 21 (8.61%) Release Management
17 20 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (7.79%) System Testing
19 17 (6.97%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 99 (40.57%) SQL
2 82 (33.61%) Java
3 28 (11.48%) Shell Script
4 20 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 14 (5.74%) Python
6 8 (3.28%) C#
7 7 (2.87%) VB
8 6 (2.46%) C
9 5 (2.05%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.05%) Ruby
10 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.23%) Perl
10 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (28.69%) ISEB
2 59 (24.18%) ISTQB
3 26 (10.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (6.56%) Degree
5 3 (1.23%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (52.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 47 (19.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (18.85%) HP
1 46 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.52%) Oracle
3 21 (8.61%) IBM
4 7 (2.87%) WorldPay
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Metaskil
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum upto £42k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Metaskil
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago