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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 728 788 814
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 179 148 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 172 133 135
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
88589 95961 107799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.50% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75325 79658 89090
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 £71,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +31 35 £31,500 +0.80% 5
London +16 34 £42,375 -8.37% 1
West Midlands +19 30 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North West +26 22 £29,500 -1.66% 4
South West +3 19 £33,750 +17.39% 2
Yorkshire +8 17 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +17 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £45,000 +80.00% 2
North East -4 3 £30,000 - 1
Software Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 182 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (51.06%) QA
3 162 (48.94%) Software Testing
4 135 (40.79%) SQL
5 113 (34.14%) Test Scripting
6 106 (32.02%) ISEB
7 96 (29.00%) Manual Testing
8 95 (28.70%) ISTQB
9 81 (24.47%) Selenium
10 73 (22.05%) Test Automation
10 73 (22.05%) Finance
11 72 (21.75%) Java
12 71 (21.45%) Automation Testing
13 66 (19.94%) Automated Testing
14 59 (17.82%) Microsoft
15 58 (17.52%) JIRA
16 56 (16.92%) Scrum
17 55 (16.62%) SDLC
18 54 (16.31%) BDD
19 53 (16.01%) User Acceptance Testing
20 52 (15.71%) Degree
21 51 (15.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 49 (14.80%) C#
23 45 (13.60%) Regression Testing
23 45 (13.60%) Functional Testing
24 40 (12.08%) SQL Server
25 39 (11.78%) WebDriver
26 36 (10.88%) TDD
27 33 (9.97%) Oracle
28 31 (9.37%) E-Commerce

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 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.91%) Confluence
3 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (5.74%) MS Office
2 18 (5.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.60%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.42%) LAN
1 8 (2.42%) WAN
2 1 (0.30%) Firewall
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.02%) MySQL
4 5 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (24.47%) Selenium
2 58 (17.52%) JIRA
3 39 (11.78%) WebDriver
4 28 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (6.04%) Cucumber
5 20 (6.04%) HP UFT
6 19 (5.74%) Git (software)
7 18 (5.44%) SpecFlow
8 16 (4.83%) Subversion
9 11 (3.32%) Bugzilla
10 9 (2.72%) LoadRunner
11 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
12 7 (2.11%) Appium
12 7 (2.11%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.81%) JUnit
13 6 (1.81%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.51%) JMeter
15 4 (1.21%) TestNG
16 3 (0.91%) FitNesse
16 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
General
1 73 (22.05%) Finance
2 25 (7.55%) Retail
3 17 (5.14%) Banking
4 10 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.11%) Marketing
6 6 (1.81%) Games
7 4 (1.21%) Law
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
8 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.44%) XML
2 17 (5.14%) .NET
3 11 (3.32%) Web Services
4 9 (2.72%) J2EE
5 7 (2.11%) SOAP
6 6 (1.81%) JDBC
7 3 (0.91%) HTML
7 3 (0.91%) REST
7 3 (0.91%) RESTful
8 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.30%) CSS
9 1 (0.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.95%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.34%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.11%) iPad
4 7 (2.11%) User Experience
5 5 (1.51%) Online Games
6 4 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.91%) IVR
7 3 (0.91%) Spread Betting
8 2 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.60%) Derivative
8 2 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.60%) FMCG
8 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.30%) EPoS
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
9 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.76%) Windows
2 27 (8.16%) Unix
3 16 (4.83%) Linux
4 8 (2.42%) Android
5 7 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.21%) VMS
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.30%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (48.94%) Software Testing
3 113 (34.14%) Test Scripting
4 96 (29.00%) Manual Testing
5 73 (22.05%) Test Automation
6 71 (21.45%) Automation Testing
7 66 (19.94%) Automated Testing
8 56 (16.92%) Scrum
9 55 (16.62%) SDLC
10 54 (16.31%) BDD
11 53 (16.01%) User Acceptance Testing
12 45 (13.60%) Functional Testing
12 45 (13.60%) Regression Testing
13 36 (10.88%) TDD
14 31 (9.37%) E-Commerce
15 29 (8.76%) Integration Testing
15 29 (8.76%) Test Strategy
16 23 (6.95%) Performance Testing
17 21 (6.34%) User Stories
18 20 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 135 (40.79%) SQL
2 72 (21.75%) Java
3 49 (14.80%) C#
4 14 (4.23%) Ruby
5 11 (3.32%) C++
5 11 (3.32%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.72%) Python
7 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.51%) PHP
9 4 (1.21%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.91%) Perl
11 2 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (32.02%) ISEB
2 95 (28.70%) ISTQB
3 52 (15.71%) Degree
4 51 (15.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (5.74%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.32%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (51.06%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.97%) Oracle
3 10 (3.02%) HP
4 1 (0.30%) ATG
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos
4 1 (0.30%) Endeca
4 1 (0.30%) hybris
4 1 (0.30%) IBM
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.30%) SAP
4 1 (0.30%) VMware
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + pension + incremental salary
Posted: 8 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: C. 35K
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-32k
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago