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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 138 141 175
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 109 128 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.75% 1.76% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.84% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 77
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
5973 6968 7360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 96.03% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 5921 5977
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +18 45 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Suffolk +15 39 £29,500 -21.33% 8
Norfolk -24 7 £24,000 -11.11% 2
Bedfordshire +7 6 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Essex -7 6 £51,250 +28.12%
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 116 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (48.70%) SQL
3 95 (41.30%) Test Scripting
4 92 (40.00%) QA
5 86 (37.39%) ISEB
6 82 (35.65%) Finance
7 76 (33.04%) Selenium
8 73 (31.74%) Java
9 68 (29.57%) HP
10 50 (21.74%) Automation Testing
11 48 (20.87%) JIRA
12 47 (20.43%) ISTQB
13 44 (19.13%) HP UFT
14 42 (18.26%) Non-Functional Testing
15 41 (17.83%) Waterfall
16 40 (17.39%) Manual Testing
16 40 (17.39%) Automated Testing
17 39 (16.96%) Regression Testing
17 39 (16.96%) LoadRunner
17 39 (16.96%) Unix
18 36 (15.65%) HP Quality Center
19 35 (15.22%) Oracle
20 34 (14.78%) Software Testing
20 34 (14.78%) Test Automation
21 32 (13.91%) SDLC
22 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
23 29 (12.61%) Shell Script
24 25 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
24 25 (10.87%) C#
25 24 (10.43%) SoapUI

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 14 (6.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.30%) Confluence
3 3 (1.30%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.43%) JBoss
4 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (9.13%) MS Office
2 12 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) ATM
2 3 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.43%) SSH
3 1 (0.43%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.74%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.30%) Big Data
5 3 (1.30%) DB2
5 3 (1.30%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 76 (33.04%) Selenium
2 48 (20.87%) JIRA
3 44 (19.13%) HP UFT
4 39 (16.96%) LoadRunner
5 24 (10.43%) SoapUI
6 20 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 19 (8.26%) WebDriver
8 17 (7.39%) JMeter
9 16 (6.96%) ClearQuest
10 7 (3.04%) JUnit
10 7 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.17%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.17%) TestNG
12 4 (1.74%) LoadUI
13 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
13 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.87%) NUnit
14 2 (0.87%) Subversion
14 2 (0.87%) WATIR
15 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
General
1 82 (35.65%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Retail
3 14 (6.09%) Games
4 12 (5.22%) Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.26%) SOAP
2 12 (5.22%) REST
3 11 (4.78%) HTML
4 6 (2.61%) CSS
4 6 (2.61%) J2EE
5 5 (2.17%) Gherkin
6 4 (1.74%) .NET
6 4 (1.74%) Web Services
6 4 (1.74%) XML
7 3 (1.30%) Flash
8 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.43%) HTML5
9 1 (0.43%) Java EE
9 1 (0.43%) Middleware
9 1 (0.43%) Swing
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.78%) Online Games
3 8 (3.48%) EPoS
4 7 (3.04%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.61%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.74%) Fintech
7 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.96%) Unix
2 18 (7.83%) Windows
3 3 (1.30%) Android
3 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.30%) Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (41.30%) Test Scripting
3 50 (21.74%) Automation Testing
4 42 (18.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 41 (17.83%) Waterfall
6 40 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 40 (17.39%) Manual Testing
7 39 (16.96%) Regression Testing
8 34 (14.78%) Software Testing
8 34 (14.78%) Test Automation
9 32 (13.91%) SDLC
10 25 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (10.43%) BDD
12 21 (9.13%) Scrum
12 21 (9.13%) Test Management
13 19 (8.26%) Functional Testing
13 19 (8.26%) Release Management
14 18 (7.83%) Performance Testing
14 18 (7.83%) Test Planning
15 16 (6.96%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (48.70%) SQL
2 73 (31.74%) Java
3 29 (12.61%) Shell Script
4 25 (10.87%) C#
5 16 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.65%) Python
7 12 (5.22%) Perl
7 12 (5.22%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.35%) AWK
8 10 (4.35%) VB
9 6 (2.61%) C
10 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (37.39%) ISEB
2 47 (20.43%) ISTQB
3 13 (5.65%) Degree
4 12 (5.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.04%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (15.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (29.57%) HP
2 35 (15.22%) Oracle
3 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.35%) IBM
5 6 (2.61%) NCR
5 6 (2.61%) Sun
6 2 (0.87%) Rally
6 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.87%) VMware
7 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) WorldPay
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