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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Analyst
Rank 738 790 774
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 113 81 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.081% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.086% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 100 78 72
Average salary £34,000 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.56% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
94634 94059 95667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.85% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78629 76398 81688
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 £27,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 31 £35,000 -9.09% 2
London +24 17 £50,000 +122.22% 1
North West -11 16 £29,500 +7.27% 4
West Midlands -15 16 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Yorkshire +10 14 £35,000 +33.33% 2
East of England -11 12 £30,000 -29.41% 3
North East - 3 £23,750 -
East Midlands +22 2 £26,250 -9.48% 3
South West -18 2 £28,250 +2.72% 1
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 133 (63.03%) Software Testing
2 109 (51.66%) ISEB
3 106 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (49.76%) SQL
5 103 (48.82%) QA
6 73 (34.60%) Manual Testing
7 70 (33.18%) ISTQB
8 48 (22.75%) Microsoft
9 47 (22.27%) Selenium
10 46 (21.80%) Degree
10 46 (21.80%) Automated Testing
11 45 (21.33%) Finance
11 45 (21.33%) Test Scripting
12 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (17.06%) Scrum
14 34 (16.11%) MS Excel
15 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
16 32 (15.17%) C#
17 30 (14.22%) .NET
17 30 (14.22%) SQL Server
17 30 (14.22%) Visual Studio
17 30 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (12.32%) Windows
19 23 (10.90%) Computer Science
20 22 (10.43%) Performance Testing
20 22 (10.43%) Java
21 21 (9.95%) QuickTest Pro
22 20 (9.48%) Migration
22 20 (9.48%) Integration Testing
22 20 (9.48%) System Testing

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (0.47%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.79%) MS Office
3 6 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.16%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.90%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.95%) MySQL
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (22.27%) Selenium
2 30 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (14.22%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.95%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (5.69%) JIRA
5 10 (4.74%) TestComplete
6 9 (4.27%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.32%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.37%) JMeter
9 3 (1.42%) Subversion
9 3 (1.42%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.95%) TestPartner
11 1 (0.47%) SilkTest
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.47%) Toad
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.47%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.47%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 45 (21.33%) Finance
2 15 (7.11%) Banking
3 14 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.37%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.42%) Law
6 3 (1.42%) Military
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Billing
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.22%) .NET
2 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.37%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.37%) HTML
4 4 (1.90%) WPF
4 4 (1.90%) Web Services
4 4 (1.90%) XML
5 2 (0.95%) WinForms
5 2 (0.95%) CSS
5 2 (0.95%) Silverlight
5 2 (0.95%) HTML5
6 1 (0.47%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.47%) RESTful
6 1 (0.47%) WCF
6 1 (0.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.90%) User Experience
3 4 (1.90%) Open Source
4 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.42%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.42%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.47%) Physics
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.32%) Windows
2 10 (4.74%) UNIX
3 7 (3.32%) Android
3 7 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.95%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.95%) Linux
4 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (63.03%) Software Testing
2 106 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (34.60%) Manual Testing
4 46 (21.80%) Automated Testing
5 45 (21.33%) Test Scripting
6 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (17.06%) Scrum
8 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
9 22 (10.43%) Performance Testing
10 20 (9.48%) Integration Testing
10 20 (9.48%) System Testing
10 20 (9.48%) Migration
11 19 (9.00%) Automation Testing
12 17 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 16 (7.58%) Mentoring
14 15 (7.11%) Regression Testing
15 13 (6.16%) Test Strategy
16 11 (5.21%) Test Planning
16 11 (5.21%) Time Management
17 10 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (49.76%) SQL
2 32 (15.17%) C#
3 22 (10.43%) Java
4 12 (5.69%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.74%) Perl
5 10 (4.74%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.74%) Python
6 6 (2.84%) VB
7 5 (2.37%) VBScript
8 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.42%) Ruby
9 2 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.47%) C++
10 1 (0.47%) R
10 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 109 (51.66%) ISEB
2 70 (33.18%) ISTQB
3 46 (21.80%) Degree
4 17 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.84%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (48.82%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (22.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.00%) Oracle
3 11 (5.21%) HP
4 9 (4.27%) VMware
5 2 (0.95%) Aquila
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
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