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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 133 172 177
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 118 108 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.79% 1.41% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.44% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 104 91 83
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,073 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -2.64%
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
6341 7477 7973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 97.41% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5411 6222 6672
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 June 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 June 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 +17 42 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Hertfordshire +31 37 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Bedfordshire +27 19 £59,250 +60.13% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 14 £38,250 +19.53% 2
Norfolk +8 3 £21,500 -21.81%
Essex -2 3 £43,750 +12.90% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 127 (53.81%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (48.73%) QA
3 103 (43.64%) SQL
4 99 (41.95%) Test Scripting
5 91 (38.56%) Selenium
6 88 (37.29%) Java
7 81 (34.32%) Finance
8 72 (30.51%) ISEB
9 66 (27.97%) JIRA
10 63 (26.69%) Unix
11 62 (26.27%) HP
12 60 (25.42%) HP UFT
13 59 (25.00%) ISTQB
14 56 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
15 51 (21.61%) Automated Testing
16 47 (19.92%) Waterfall
17 45 (19.07%) Regression Testing
18 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
18 43 (18.22%) Software Testing
18 43 (18.22%) Test Automation
18 43 (18.22%) Functional Testing
19 41 (17.37%) Manual Testing
20 39 (16.53%) Non-Functional Testing
21 37 (15.68%) Cucumber
22 36 (15.25%) Automation Testing
23 35 (14.83%) BDD
24 32 (13.56%) MS Office
25 30 (12.71%) Oracle
25 30 (12.71%) LoadRunner
25 30 (12.71%) 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 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) JBoss
3 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (13.56%) MS Office
2 22 (9.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.39%) SSH
1 8 (3.39%) Telnet
2 5 (2.12%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.63%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.69%) Big Data
3 4 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.27%) DB2
4 3 (1.27%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 91 (38.56%) Selenium
2 66 (27.97%) JIRA
3 60 (25.42%) HP UFT
4 37 (15.68%) Cucumber
5 30 (12.71%) LoadRunner
6 26 (11.02%) SoapUI
7 24 (10.17%) ClearQuest
8 20 (8.47%) WebDriver
9 12 (5.08%) JMeter
10 9 (3.81%) Toad
11 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.69%) Hudson
12 4 (1.69%) JUnit
12 4 (1.69%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.27%) Calabash
13 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
13 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.85%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 81 (34.32%) Finance
2 22 (9.32%) Retail
3 13 (5.51%) Games
4 11 (4.66%) Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.78%) SOAP
2 13 (5.51%) J2EE
3 12 (5.08%) REST
4 6 (2.54%) HTML
5 5 (2.12%) Web Services
6 4 (1.69%) .NET
6 4 (1.69%) XML
7 3 (1.27%) Flash
8 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.85%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.42%) CSS
9 1 (0.42%) Java EE
9 1 (0.42%) Swing
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.08%) Online Games
3 11 (4.66%) EPoS
4 10 (4.24%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.97%) Fintech
5 7 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.27%) Statistics
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.69%) Unix
2 16 (6.78%) Windows
3 12 (5.08%) Linux
4 8 (3.39%) Android
5 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (53.81%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (41.95%) Test Scripting
3 51 (21.61%) Automated Testing
4 47 (19.92%) Waterfall
5 45 (19.07%) Regression Testing
6 43 (18.22%) Functional Testing
6 43 (18.22%) Software Testing
6 43 (18.22%) Test Automation
7 41 (17.37%) Manual Testing
8 39 (16.53%) Non-Functional Testing
9 36 (15.25%) Automation Testing
10 35 (14.83%) BDD
11 27 (11.44%) SDLC
12 26 (11.02%) Test Management
13 25 (10.59%) Release Management
14 24 (10.17%) Scrum
15 23 (9.75%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (7.63%) Test Planning
17 17 (7.20%) Agile Testing
18 15 (6.36%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (43.64%) SQL
2 88 (37.29%) Java
3 30 (12.71%) Shell Script
4 21 (8.90%) C#
5 17 (7.20%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.51%) VB
7 10 (4.24%) Python
8 9 (3.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.39%) C
10 4 (1.69%) Perl
11 3 (1.27%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.27%) Ruby
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (30.51%) ISEB
2 59 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 22 (9.32%) Degree
3 22 (9.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.97%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (48.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 56 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (26.27%) HP
2 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
3 30 (12.71%) Oracle
4 21 (8.90%) IBM
5 4 (1.69%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
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