The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 714 803 808
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 173 139 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 163 129 158
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the England region.

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
South East +47 34 £32,250 -0.76% 5
West Midlands +16 28 £32,500 +22.64% 2
London +50 26 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East of England +34 23 £35,000 +13.82% 1
South West +7 22 £32,500 +18.18% 3
North West +24 21 £27,500 -19.11% 3
Yorkshire +10 13 £31,500 -21.25% 1
East Midlands +9 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
North East - 2 £30,000 -
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Software 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 England region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 186 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (48.41%) QA
3 166 (47.84%) Software Testing
4 138 (39.77%) SQL
5 120 (34.58%) Test Scripting
6 118 (34.01%) ISEB
7 104 (29.97%) Manual Testing
8 102 (29.39%) ISTQB
9 85 (24.50%) Selenium
10 78 (22.48%) Java
11 75 (21.61%) Finance
11 75 (21.61%) Test Automation
11 75 (21.61%) Automation Testing
12 74 (21.33%) Automated Testing
13 67 (19.31%) Microsoft
14 65 (18.73%) SDLC
15 59 (17.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 57 (16.43%) Scrum
17 55 (15.85%) JIRA
18 54 (15.56%) C#
19 52 (14.99%) Degree
20 50 (14.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 48 (13.83%) BDD
22 46 (13.26%) Regression Testing
23 43 (12.39%) SQL Server
24 40 (11.53%) Functional Testing
25 38 (10.95%) WebDriver
26 35 (10.09%) Windows
27 34 (9.80%) TDD
28 33 (9.51%) Oracle

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.86%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.58%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.59%) LAN
1 9 (2.59%) WAN
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.05%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.59%) MySQL
4 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.29%) Big Data
6 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (24.50%) Selenium
2 55 (15.85%) JIRA
3 38 (10.95%) WebDriver
4 30 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (6.05%) HP UFT
6 20 (5.76%) Cucumber
7 18 (5.19%) Git (software)
8 17 (4.90%) SpecFlow
9 14 (4.03%) Subversion
10 11 (3.17%) Visual Studio
11 10 (2.88%) LoadRunner
12 8 (2.31%) Bugzilla
12 8 (2.31%) Jenkins
13 7 (2.02%) Appium
13 7 (2.02%) JMeter
13 7 (2.02%) JUnit
14 5 (1.44%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.44%) TestNG
15 3 (0.86%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.86%) WATIR
General
1 75 (21.61%) Finance
2 25 (7.20%) Retail
3 18 (5.19%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Games
4 10 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.02%) Marketing
6 5 (1.44%) Law
7 4 (1.15%) Legal
8 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.92%) XML
2 18 (5.19%) .NET
3 11 (3.17%) Web Services
4 9 (2.59%) J2EE
5 7 (2.02%) SOAP
6 6 (1.73%) JDBC
7 3 (0.86%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.86%) HTML
7 3 (0.86%) REST
7 3 (0.86%) RESTful
8 2 (0.58%) CSS
9 1 (0.29%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 19 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.17%) User Experience
5 9 (2.59%) Online Games
6 7 (2.02%) iPad
7 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) FMCG
8 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.86%) IVR
8 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.86%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.29%) Derivative
10 1 (0.29%) EPoS
10 1 (0.29%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.29%) Fintech
10 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.09%) Windows
2 30 (8.65%) Unix
3 18 (5.19%) Linux
4 10 (2.88%) Android
4 10 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.15%) VMS
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (47.84%) Software Testing
3 120 (34.58%) Test Scripting
4 104 (29.97%) Manual Testing
5 75 (21.61%) Automation Testing
5 75 (21.61%) Test Automation
6 74 (21.33%) Automated Testing
7 65 (18.73%) SDLC
8 59 (17.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 57 (16.43%) Scrum
10 48 (13.83%) BDD
11 46 (13.26%) Regression Testing
12 40 (11.53%) Functional Testing
13 34 (9.80%) TDD
14 30 (8.65%) E-Commerce
15 28 (8.07%) Integration Testing
16 27 (7.78%) Test Strategy
17 25 (7.20%) Performance Testing
17 25 (7.20%) User Stories
18 23 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 138 (39.77%) SQL
2 78 (22.48%) Java
3 54 (15.56%) C#
4 13 (3.75%) Ruby
4 13 (3.75%) T-SQL
5 12 (3.46%) C++
6 10 (2.88%) Python
7 7 (2.02%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.73%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.15%) Perl
9 4 (1.15%) PHP
10 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.86%) VBScript
11 1 (0.29%) VB
11 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 118 (34.01%) ISEB
2 102 (29.39%) ISTQB
3 52 (14.99%) Degree
4 50 (14.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (6.34%) Security Cleared
6 14 (4.03%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (48.41%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (5.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.51%) Oracle
3 11 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (0.58%) VMware
5 1 (0.29%) ATG
5 1 (0.29%) Borland
5 1 (0.29%) Cognos
5 1 (0.29%) Endeca
5 1 (0.29%) hybris
5 1 (0.29%) IBM
5 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.29%) Samsung
5 1 (0.29%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
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Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire, North West England
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