The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Analyst
Rank 742 730 814
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 108 116 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 91 110 61
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,125 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 27 £35,000 +7.69% 3
London -2 19 £47,500 +90.00% 2
West Midlands -2 17 £32,500 -9.72% 1
East of England -17 15 £30,000 -16.66% 2
North West -22 14 £30,750 +11.81% 4
Yorkshire -5 13 £35,000 +21.73%
East Midlands +15 2 £26,250 -4.54%
South West -26 1 £24,000 -12.72% 2
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 140 (62.78%) Software Testing
2 111 (49.78%) SQL
3 109 (48.88%) ISEB
4 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (45.74%) QA
6 87 (39.01%) Manual Testing
7 69 (30.94%) ISTQB
8 58 (26.01%) Automated Testing
9 52 (23.32%) Degree
10 50 (22.42%) Selenium
10 50 (22.42%) Finance
11 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
12 44 (19.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 44 (19.73%) Test Scripting
13 38 (17.04%) Scrum
14 33 (14.80%) .NET
14 33 (14.80%) Windows
14 33 (14.80%) MS Excel
15 30 (13.45%) Visual Studio
15 30 (13.45%) Test Automation
16 28 (12.56%) SQL Server
17 27 (12.11%) Oracle
17 27 (12.11%) System Testing
18 26 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (11.66%) Performance Testing
19 25 (11.21%) Computer Science
20 24 (10.76%) C#
20 24 (10.76%) QuickTest Pro
21 21 (9.42%) Java
22 20 (8.97%) Integration Testing

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Servitor
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.52%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.93%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (22.42%) Selenium
2 30 (13.45%) Visual Studio
3 26 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (10.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (5.83%) JIRA
6 10 (4.48%) TestComplete
7 8 (3.59%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.69%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.24%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (1.79%) JMeter
11 3 (1.35%) Subversion
12 2 (0.90%) TestPartner
12 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.45%) FogBugz
13 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 50 (22.42%) Finance
2 16 (7.17%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.17%) Banking
3 5 (2.24%) Retail
3 5 (2.24%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.35%) Law
5 3 (1.35%) Military
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.80%) .NET
2 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.69%) HTML
4 5 (2.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.24%) Web Services
4 5 (2.24%) XML
5 3 (1.35%) WPF
6 2 (0.90%) CSS
6 2 (0.90%) WinForms
6 2 (0.90%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.90%) HTML5
7 1 (0.45%) WCF
7 1 (0.45%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.69%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.24%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.35%) Open Source
5 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.35%) User Experience
5 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Physics
7 1 (0.45%) Handset
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.80%) Windows
2 10 (4.48%) UNIX
3 9 (4.04%) Android
4 8 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (62.78%) Software Testing
2 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (39.01%) Manual Testing
4 58 (26.01%) Automated Testing
5 44 (19.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (19.73%) Test Scripting
6 38 (17.04%) Scrum
7 30 (13.45%) Test Automation
8 27 (12.11%) System Testing
9 26 (11.66%) Performance Testing
10 20 (8.97%) Integration Testing
11 19 (8.52%) Automation Testing
11 19 (8.52%) Migration
12 18 (8.07%) E-Commerce
13 16 (7.17%) Regression Testing
14 13 (5.83%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.38%) Test Planning
15 12 (5.38%) Test Strategy
16 11 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (4.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.78%) SQL
2 24 (10.76%) C#
3 21 (9.42%) Java
4 13 (5.83%) Perl
4 13 (5.83%) Python
5 12 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.93%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.24%) VB
8 4 (1.79%) VBScript
9 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.45%) R
11 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 109 (48.88%) ISEB
2 69 (30.94%) ISTQB
3 52 (23.32%) Degree
4 18 (8.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.24%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (45.74%) QA
2 8 (3.59%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.11%) Oracle
3 9 (4.04%) HP
4 8 (3.59%) VMware
5 2 (0.90%) Aquila
6 1 (0.45%) Capita
6 1 (0.45%) Apple
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
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