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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 707 783 720
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 121 145 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 111 141 187
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
74873 91880 96090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.47% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62548 77866 79959
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +83 44 £36,500 +4.28% 6
London +75 17 £40,000 -17.09% 2
South West +20 15 £35,000 +3.70% 3
West Midlands +22 14 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Yorkshire +19 7 £22,500 -30.76% 2
East of England +12 7 £25,000 -33.33% 2
North East +8 6 £35,000 +21.73%
North West -28 6 £27,750 -11.90% 3
East Midlands - 5 £36,000 - 2
Software Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 146 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (49.26%) QA
3 127 (47.04%) ISEB
4 119 (44.07%) SQL
5 118 (43.70%) Software Testing
6 114 (42.22%) ISTQB
7 95 (35.19%) Selenium
8 88 (32.59%) Test Scripting
9 84 (31.11%) C#
10 73 (27.04%) SDLC
11 61 (22.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 61 (22.59%) Test Automation
12 59 (21.85%) Microsoft
13 53 (19.63%) Finance
13 53 (19.63%) Automated Testing
14 52 (19.26%) Java
15 51 (18.89%) Automation Testing
16 49 (18.15%) Regression Testing
17 48 (17.78%) .NET
17 48 (17.78%) SQL Server
18 47 (17.41%) Scrum
19 46 (17.04%) Manual Testing
20 43 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
21 41 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 39 (14.44%) Functional Testing
22 39 (14.44%) Degree
22 39 (14.44%) Windows
23 36 (13.33%) Cucumber
24 35 (12.96%) JIRA
25 34 (12.59%) C++

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 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.22%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) Mingle
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.22%) Lucidchart
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.74%) MySQL
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 95 (35.19%) Selenium
2 43 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 35 (12.96%) JIRA
5 28 (10.37%) HP UFT
6 20 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 19 (7.04%) LoadRunner
8 15 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 14 (5.19%) JUnit
9 14 (5.19%) TestNG
10 8 (2.96%) MSTest
10 8 (2.96%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.59%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.22%) Bugzilla
12 6 (2.22%) JMeter
12 6 (2.22%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.48%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.11%) TestComplete
14 3 (1.11%) TestRail
15 2 (0.74%) FitNesse
General
1 53 (19.63%) Finance
2 23 (8.52%) Banking
3 18 (6.67%) Retail
4 11 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Games
8 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.78%) .NET
2 20 (7.41%) XML
3 10 (3.70%) Gherkin
3 10 (3.70%) Web Services
4 7 (2.59%) HTML
4 7 (2.59%) JSON
5 5 (1.85%) CSS
5 5 (1.85%) SOAP
6 3 (1.11%) J2EE
6 3 (1.11%) WSDL
6 3 (1.11%) XSD
7 2 (0.74%) Behat
7 2 (0.74%) REST
8 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.37%) CSS3
8 1 (0.37%) HTML5
8 1 (0.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.96%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.22%) NHS
5 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.37%) FMCG
6 1 (0.37%) iPad
6 1 (0.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.44%) Windows
2 17 (6.30%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.19%) Android
4 9 (3.33%) Unix
5 8 (2.96%) Linux
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) VMS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (43.70%) Software Testing
3 88 (32.59%) Test Scripting
4 73 (27.04%) SDLC
5 61 (22.59%) Test Automation
5 61 (22.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 53 (19.63%) Automated Testing
7 51 (18.89%) Automation Testing
8 49 (18.15%) Regression Testing
9 47 (17.41%) Scrum
10 46 (17.04%) Manual Testing
11 39 (14.44%) Functional Testing
12 33 (12.22%) BDD
13 30 (11.11%) Performance Testing
14 25 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
14 25 (9.26%) User Stories
15 23 (8.52%) TDD
16 21 (7.78%) Integration Testing
16 21 (7.78%) Software Engineering
17 19 (7.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 119 (44.07%) SQL
2 84 (31.11%) C#
3 52 (19.26%) Java
4 34 (12.59%) C++
5 8 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.11%) VB
8 2 (0.74%) Perl
8 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.74%) Python
8 2 (0.74%) Ruby
8 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.74%) VBScript
9 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (47.04%) ISEB
2 114 (42.22%) ISTQB
3 41 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 39 (14.44%) Degree
5 19 (7.04%) DV Cleared
5 19 (7.04%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (49.26%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 16 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.56%) Oracle
3 7 (2.59%) BEA
4 6 (2.22%) SOASTA, Inc
5 5 (1.85%) HP
6 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.74%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
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