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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 705 782 793
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 144 162 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 129 146 140
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +76 46 £33,000 -5.71% 5
South West +33 26 £32,500 - 6
West Midlands -24 20 £34,250 +3.39% 1
North West -27 18 £30,250 -1.62% 2
East of England +10 16 £22,500 -21.73% 1
Yorkshire +15 7 £31,500 +0.80% 3
East Midlands 0 7 £31,000 +37.77%
London +36 4 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Software Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 168 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (48.38%) QA
3 143 (46.43%) Software Testing
4 140 (45.45%) ISEB
5 128 (41.56%) SQL
6 116 (37.66%) Test Scripting
7 98 (31.82%) ISTQB
8 91 (29.55%) Selenium
9 79 (25.65%) SDLC
10 78 (25.32%) Test Automation
11 77 (25.00%) Manual Testing
12 69 (22.40%) Scrum
13 67 (21.75%) Automated Testing
13 67 (21.75%) C#
14 63 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 59 (19.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 57 (18.51%) Microsoft
17 55 (17.86%) Regression Testing
18 54 (17.53%) Java
19 50 (16.23%) Automation Testing
20 48 (15.58%) Finance
21 47 (15.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 42 (13.64%) .NET
23 39 (12.66%) Performance Testing
24 38 (12.34%) Degree
25 34 (11.04%) Windows
26 32 (10.39%) HP UFT
27 31 (10.06%) BDD
28 29 (9.42%) JIRA
29 28 (9.09%) Functional Testing

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 1 (0.32%) IIS
1 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.25%) MS Office
3 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) Mingle
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) Lucidchart
1 3 (0.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.95%) LAN
1 6 (1.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.65%) MySQL
2 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 91 (29.55%) Selenium
2 59 (19.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (10.39%) HP UFT
4 29 (9.42%) JIRA
5 20 (6.49%) Cucumber
6 16 (5.19%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.87%) LoadRunner
7 15 (4.87%) WebDriver
8 14 (4.55%) SoapUI
9 12 (3.90%) MSTest
10 11 (3.57%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.60%) JMeter
12 7 (2.27%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.95%) JUnit
13 6 (1.95%) TestNG
14 5 (1.62%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.62%) YouTrack
15 4 (1.30%) Bugzilla
16 3 (0.97%) TestRail
17 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (15.58%) Finance
2 17 (5.52%) Retail
3 14 (4.55%) Banking
4 10 (3.25%) Games
5 7 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.64%) .NET
2 20 (6.49%) XML
3 14 (4.55%) Web Services
4 11 (3.57%) HTML
5 10 (3.25%) CSS
6 6 (1.95%) SOAP
7 5 (1.62%) Gherkin
7 5 (1.62%) J2EE
8 4 (1.30%) JSON
9 3 (0.97%) REST
9 3 (0.97%) WSDL
9 3 (0.97%) XSD
10 2 (0.65%) Behat
11 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.32%) CSS3
11 1 (0.32%) HTML5
11 1 (0.32%) jQuery
11 1 (0.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.62%) User Experience
5 4 (1.30%) Online Games
6 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 3 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.65%) BBC
7 2 (0.65%) FMCG
7 2 (0.65%) iPad
7 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.65%) New Media
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.32%) Physics
8 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.04%) Windows
2 24 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 21 (6.82%) Android
4 20 (6.49%) Unix
5 15 (4.87%) Linux
6 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) VMS
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (46.43%) Software Testing
3 116 (37.66%) Test Scripting
4 79 (25.65%) SDLC
5 78 (25.32%) Test Automation
6 77 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 69 (22.40%) Scrum
8 67 (21.75%) Automated Testing
9 63 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 55 (17.86%) Regression Testing
11 50 (16.23%) Automation Testing
12 39 (12.66%) Performance Testing
13 31 (10.06%) BDD
14 28 (9.09%) Functional Testing
15 25 (8.12%) TDD
16 24 (7.79%) Integration Testing
17 23 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (5.52%) Test Planning
18 17 (5.52%) User Stories
19 16 (5.19%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (41.56%) SQL
2 67 (21.75%) C#
3 54 (17.53%) Java
4 18 (5.84%) C++
5 11 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.97%) Perl
8 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.65%) Ruby
8 2 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.32%) Python
9 1 (0.32%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 140 (45.45%) ISEB
2 98 (31.82%) ISTQB
3 47 (15.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 38 (12.34%) Degree
5 25 (8.12%) Security Cleared
6 21 (6.82%) SC Cleared
7 17 (5.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (48.38%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.84%) Oracle
3 9 (2.92%) HP
4 3 (0.97%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (0.97%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.65%) BT
5 2 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.65%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.32%) Borland
6 1 (0.32%) VMware
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