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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 727 794 764
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 170 136 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 158 120 177
Median salary £34,576 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,775 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,038 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.73% -
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
88317 96662 103275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.36% 96.21% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75019 81021 84081
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 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
South East +46 41 £37,500 +11.11% 6
North West +24 28 £29,000 -10.76% 4
South West +15 26 £40,000 +23.07% 4
West Midlands +6 26 £32,500 +18.18%
East of England +28 19 £32,500 +15.04%
London +17 13 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire +31 10 £30,000 -4.00% 2
East Midlands +5 7 £45,000 +44.00%
Software Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (47.09%) QA
3 154 (44.77%) Software Testing
4 141 (40.99%) ISEB
5 134 (38.95%) Test Scripting
6 128 (37.21%) SQL
7 108 (31.40%) Manual Testing
8 106 (30.81%) ISTQB
9 82 (23.84%) Automated Testing
9 82 (23.84%) Selenium
10 81 (23.55%) Test Automation
11 80 (23.26%) SDLC
12 72 (20.93%) Automation Testing
13 70 (20.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 68 (19.77%) Java
14 68 (19.77%) Microsoft
15 65 (18.90%) Scrum
16 58 (16.86%) C#
17 54 (15.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 52 (15.12%) Regression Testing
19 49 (14.24%) Degree
20 47 (13.66%) JIRA
21 46 (13.37%) Finance
22 42 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
22 42 (12.21%) BDD
23 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
24 38 (11.05%) Windows
24 38 (11.05%) TDD
25 35 (10.17%) Performance Testing
26 32 (9.30%) 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 6 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (6.69%) MS Excel
1 23 (6.69%) MS Office
2 2 (0.58%) Maya
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.87%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.49%) LAN
1 12 (3.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.74%) MySQL
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 82 (23.84%) Selenium
2 47 (13.66%) JIRA
3 42 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (9.01%) WebDriver
5 26 (7.56%) HP UFT
6 17 (4.94%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.36%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.07%) Git (software)
9 13 (3.78%) LoadRunner
10 12 (3.49%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.91%) JMeter
11 10 (2.91%) SpecFlow
12 9 (2.62%) Subversion
13 7 (2.03%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.74%) Appium
14 6 (1.74%) Bugzilla
15 5 (1.45%) JUnit
15 5 (1.45%) MSTest
15 5 (1.45%) TeamCity
16 4 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (13.37%) Finance
2 26 (7.56%) Retail
3 20 (5.81%) Banking
4 16 (4.65%) Games
5 13 (3.78%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.16%) Legal
6 4 (1.16%) Marketing
6 4 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.87%) Law
8 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.85%) XML
2 24 (6.98%) .NET
3 10 (2.91%) Web Services
4 9 (2.62%) HTML
5 7 (2.03%) CSS
6 4 (1.16%) J2EE
6 4 (1.16%) REST
6 4 (1.16%) SOAP
7 3 (0.87%) JDBC
8 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.20%) User Experience
5 10 (2.91%) Online Games
6 8 (2.33%) iPad
7 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.87%) FMCG
9 3 (0.87%) IVR
10 2 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.58%) BBC
10 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.58%) New Media
10 2 (0.58%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.29%) EPoS
11 1 (0.29%) Physics
11 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.05%) Windows
2 29 (8.43%) Unix
3 23 (6.69%) Linux
4 18 (5.23%) Android
4 18 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.16%) VMS
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (44.77%) Software Testing
3 134 (38.95%) Test Scripting
4 108 (31.40%) Manual Testing
5 82 (23.84%) Automated Testing
6 81 (23.55%) Test Automation
7 80 (23.26%) SDLC
8 72 (20.93%) Automation Testing
9 70 (20.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 65 (18.90%) Scrum
11 52 (15.12%) Regression Testing
12 42 (12.21%) BDD
13 38 (11.05%) TDD
14 35 (10.17%) Performance Testing
15 32 (9.30%) Functional Testing
16 28 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (6.98%) Integration Testing
18 23 (6.69%) Test Strategy
18 23 (6.69%) User Stories
19 22 (6.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 128 (37.21%) SQL
2 68 (19.77%) Java
3 58 (16.86%) C#
4 15 (4.36%) C++
5 11 (3.20%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.62%) Ruby
6 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.03%) Python
8 4 (1.16%) Perl
8 4 (1.16%) PHP
9 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.58%) VBScript
11 1 (0.29%) VB
11 1 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 141 (40.99%) ISEB
2 106 (30.81%) ISTQB
3 54 (15.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 49 (14.24%) Degree
5 29 (8.43%) Security Cleared
6 24 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (47.09%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.43%) Oracle
3 9 (2.62%) HP
4 2 (0.58%) BT
4 2 (0.58%) Intel Security
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
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
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Posted: 26 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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