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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 145 136 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 111 135 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.76% 1.84% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.91% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 93
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,800 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £34,281 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +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
6061 7059 7600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.28% 96.12% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5183 5968 6232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Suffolk +11 48 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Hertfordshire +10 36 £37,500 -13.79% 2
Bedfordshire +17 8 £54,000 +54.28%
Cambridgeshire -9 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Norfolk -4 7 £24,000 -11.11% 2
Essex -6 4 £51,250 +32.25%
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 137 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.91%) SQL
3 109 (44.86%) QA
4 106 (43.62%) Test Scripting
5 89 (36.63%) Finance
6 88 (36.21%) Selenium
7 87 (35.80%) ISEB
8 81 (33.33%) Java
9 73 (30.04%) HP
10 56 (23.05%) HP UFT
11 55 (22.63%) JIRA
12 54 (22.22%) Automation Testing
13 48 (19.75%) Waterfall
13 48 (19.75%) Unix
13 48 (19.75%) ISTQB
14 47 (19.34%) Automated Testing
15 44 (18.11%) Test Automation
16 43 (17.70%) HP Quality Center
17 42 (17.28%) Regression Testing
18 41 (16.87%) Non-Functional Testing
19 39 (16.05%) Manual Testing
20 37 (15.23%) Software Testing
21 36 (14.81%) LoadRunner
22 34 (13.99%) Oracle
22 34 (13.99%) SDLC
23 33 (13.58%) BDD
24 31 (12.76%) Cucumber
24 31 (12.76%) Microsoft
25 29 (11.93%) Shell Script
25 29 (11.93%) Functional Testing

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 8 (3.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.23%) Confluence
3 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.41%) JBoss
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (10.29%) MS Office
2 15 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) ATM
1 3 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.41%) SSH
2 1 (0.41%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.17%) Oracle Database
2 10 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.65%) Big Data
3 4 (1.65%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.23%) DB2
4 3 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (0.82%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (36.21%) Selenium
2 56 (23.05%) HP UFT
3 55 (22.63%) JIRA
4 36 (14.81%) LoadRunner
5 31 (12.76%) Cucumber
6 28 (11.52%) SoapUI
7 25 (10.29%) WebDriver
8 20 (8.23%) ClearQuest
9 16 (6.58%) JMeter
10 9 (3.70%) JUnit
11 5 (2.06%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.06%) TestNG
12 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.23%) Calabash
14 2 (0.82%) LoadUI
14 2 (0.82%) NUnit
14 2 (0.82%) Subversion
14 2 (0.82%) WATIR
General
1 89 (36.63%) Finance
2 16 (6.58%) Games
3 15 (6.17%) Retail
4 12 (4.94%) Banking
5 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.23%) SOAP
2 15 (6.17%) REST
3 11 (4.53%) HTML
4 8 (3.29%) J2EE
5 6 (2.47%) CSS
6 4 (1.65%) Gherkin
6 4 (1.65%) XML
7 3 (1.23%) .NET
7 3 (1.23%) Flash
7 3 (1.23%) Web Services
8 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.41%) HTML5
9 1 (0.41%) Java EE
9 1 (0.41%) Middleware
9 1 (0.41%) Swing
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.35%) Online Games
2 9 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.29%) EPoS
4 6 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.65%) Fintech
6 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.75%) Unix
2 20 (8.23%) Windows
3 5 (2.06%) Android
3 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.65%) Linux
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (43.62%) Test Scripting
3 54 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 48 (19.75%) Waterfall
5 47 (19.34%) Automated Testing
6 44 (18.11%) Test Automation
7 42 (17.28%) Regression Testing
8 41 (16.87%) Non-Functional Testing
9 39 (16.05%) Manual Testing
10 37 (15.23%) Software Testing
11 34 (13.99%) SDLC
12 33 (13.58%) BDD
13 29 (11.93%) Functional Testing
14 26 (10.70%) Scrum
14 26 (10.70%) Test Management
15 24 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (9.05%) Release Management
17 19 (7.82%) Test Planning
18 17 (7.00%) Agile Testing
19 15 (6.17%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (46.91%) SQL
2 81 (33.33%) Java
3 29 (11.93%) Shell Script
4 26 (10.70%) C#
5 16 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.76%) VB
7 13 (5.35%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.53%) Python
9 9 (3.70%) Perl
10 8 (3.29%) C
11 5 (2.06%) AWK
12 2 (0.82%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.82%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (35.80%) ISEB
2 48 (19.75%) ISTQB
3 17 (7.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (6.17%) Degree
5 7 (2.88%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (44.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (17.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (30.04%) HP
2 34 (13.99%) Oracle
3 31 (12.76%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.35%) IBM
5 4 (1.65%) Sun
6 3 (1.23%) NCR
7 2 (0.82%) Rally
7 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) WorldPay
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