The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 246 230 228
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1170 1463 1445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.47% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.52% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1243 1141
Median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
83086 96194 102645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.61% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69540 81017 85644
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the England region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +16 252 £36,250 +3.57% 22
London -70 229 £44,694 -0.68% 36
Yorkshire +22 165 £37,500 +10.29% 16
South West +38 140 £32,500 - 16
East of England +35 130 £35,000 - 9
North West -55 108 £32,500 -4.41% 21
West Midlands -30 89 £31,000 -4.61% 8
East Midlands -12 51 £31,500 +5.00% 2
North East -2 11 £35,000 +34.61% 4
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1353 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 898 (37.37%) Selenium
3 863 (35.91%) QA
4 845 (35.16%) Test Scripting
5 811 (33.75%) SQL
6 800 (33.29%) ISEB
7 697 (29.01%) ISTQB
8 693 (28.84%) Finance
9 566 (23.55%) Software Testing
10 533 (22.18%) Manual Testing
11 487 (20.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 470 (19.56%) Test Automation
13 444 (18.48%) Regression Testing
14 441 (18.35%) Java
15 440 (18.31%) C#
16 436 (18.14%) Automated Testing
17 423 (17.60%) Automation Testing
18 419 (17.44%) Scrum
19 401 (16.69%) JIRA
20 390 (16.23%) SDLC
21 376 (15.65%) Microsoft
22 315 (13.11%) BDD
23 312 (12.98%) Functional Testing
24 304 (12.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
25 301 (12.53%) .NET
26 299 (12.44%) WebDriver
27 298 (12.40%) Cucumber
28 282 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
29 264 (10.99%) Test Strategy
30 236 (9.82%) SoapUI

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 61 (2.54%) Confluence
2 36 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 19 (0.79%) CMS
4 18 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 15 (0.62%) SAS
6 11 (0.46%) Drupal
6 11 (0.46%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.42%) WordPress
8 8 (0.33%) IIS
9 7 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.21%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.17%) CICS
11 4 (0.17%) Documentum
11 4 (0.17%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.083%) NetWeaver
14 1 (0.042%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.042%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 156 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 63 (2.62%) MS Office
3 26 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.083%) Mingle
6 1 (0.042%) HipChat
6 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.50%) Postilion
3 11 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.42%) Magento
5 9 (0.37%) Shopify
6 6 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.21%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.17%) FastStats
8 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.12%) Maximo
10 2 (0.083%) CSG Singleview
10 2 (0.083%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.083%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.083%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.083%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.083%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.083%) SAP hybris
10 2 (0.083%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.37%) Basecamp
2 9 (0.37%) Office 365
2 9 (0.37%) SaaS
3 5 (0.21%) G Suite
3 5 (0.21%) Slack
4 4 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.083%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.042%) GitHub
6 1 (0.042%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.042%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 46 (1.91%) HTTP
2 32 (1.33%) HTTPS
3 22 (0.92%) Internet
4 21 (0.87%) LAN
5 20 (0.83%) WAN
6 15 (0.62%) ATM
7 11 (0.46%) IP Telephony
8 10 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.29%) 4G
10 6 (0.25%) FTP
10 6 (0.25%) SSH
11 5 (0.21%) DNS
11 5 (0.21%) Wireless
11 5 (0.21%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.17%) Firewall
12 4 (0.17%) Intranet
12 4 (0.17%) Skype
13 3 (0.12%) 3G
13 3 (0.12%) Diameter Protocol
13 3 (0.12%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 49 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 30 (1.25%) MySQL
5 26 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 19 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (0.58%) Big Data
10 12 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.29%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.21%) DB2
15 4 (0.17%) Cognos Report Studio
15 4 (0.17%) MS Access
15 4 (0.17%) Power BI
15 4 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 898 (37.37%) Selenium
2 401 (16.69%) JIRA
3 299 (12.44%) WebDriver
4 298 (12.40%) Cucumber
5 282 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 236 (9.82%) SoapUI
7 171 (7.12%) HP UFT
8 161 (6.70%) SpecFlow
9 129 (5.37%) LoadRunner
10 126 (5.24%) JMeter
11 114 (4.74%) Jenkins
12 101 (4.20%) Visual Studio
13 68 (2.83%) JUnit
14 45 (1.87%) Git (software)
15 39 (1.62%) NUnit
16 36 (1.50%) TestNG
17 34 (1.41%) MSTest
18 33 (1.37%) Maven
19 32 (1.33%) Selenium IDE
20 27 (1.12%) Appium
General
1 693 (28.84%) Finance
2 160 (6.66%) Banking
3 97 (4.04%) Retail
4 68 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 39 (1.62%) Marketing
6 35 (1.46%) Games
6 35 (1.46%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.29%) Legal
8 24 (1.00%) Advertising
8 24 (1.00%) Back Office
8 24 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.79%) Billing
10 18 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.50%) Automotive
11 12 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.46%) Electronics
13 8 (0.33%) Law
14 4 (0.17%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.17%) Local Government
14 4 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (12.53%) .NET
2 139 (5.78%) Web Services
3 120 (4.99%) XML
4 118 (4.91%) HTML
5 117 (4.87%) SOAP
6 81 (3.37%) REST
7 72 (3.00%) CSS
8 59 (2.46%) ASP.NET
8 59 (2.46%) Gherkin
9 21 (0.87%) RESTful
10 18 (0.75%) .NET Framework
11 16 (0.67%) JSON
12 14 (0.58%) J2EE
13 12 (0.50%) XSD
14 9 (0.37%) Ajax
14 9 (0.37%) Hibernate
14 9 (0.37%) Node.js
14 9 (0.37%) Spring
15 8 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (0.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 160 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 83 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 48 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 42 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 38 (1.58%) iPad
7 30 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 27 (1.12%) User Experience
9 24 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 18 (0.75%) Replication
11 17 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 16 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.67%) Equities
13 15 (0.62%) Smart Meter
14 14 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (0.50%) Contract for Difference
15 12 (0.50%) Derivative
16 11 (0.46%) Fintech
16 11 (0.46%) Mainframe
17 9 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 145 (6.03%) Windows
2 123 (5.12%) Unix
3 100 (4.16%) Linux
4 79 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 78 (3.25%) Android
6 13 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 10 (0.42%) CentOS
8 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.25%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.083%) Solaris
13 2 (0.083%) VMS
14 1 (0.042%) AIX
14 1 (0.042%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1353 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 845 (35.16%) Test Scripting
3 566 (23.55%) Software Testing
4 533 (22.18%) Manual Testing
5 487 (20.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 470 (19.56%) Test Automation
7 444 (18.48%) Regression Testing
8 436 (18.14%) Automated Testing
9 423 (17.60%) Automation Testing
10 419 (17.44%) Scrum
11 390 (16.23%) SDLC
12 315 (13.11%) BDD
13 312 (12.98%) Functional Testing
14 264 (10.99%) Test Strategy
15 232 (9.65%) Non-Functional Testing
16 213 (8.86%) Waterfall
17 205 (8.53%) Performance Testing
18 200 (8.32%) TDD
19 194 (8.07%) Defect Management
20 186 (7.74%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 811 (33.75%) SQL
2 441 (18.35%) Java
3 440 (18.31%) C#
4 110 (4.58%) JavaScript
5 107 (4.45%) Python
6 65 (2.70%) C++
7 60 (2.50%) Ruby
8 44 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 39 (1.62%) VB
10 30 (1.25%) PHP
11 29 (1.21%) VB.NET
12 27 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.00%) C
13 24 (1.00%) Perl
14 20 (0.83%) Bash Shell
15 15 (0.62%) Groovy
15 15 (0.62%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.62%) VBScript
16 13 (0.54%) R
17 12 (0.50%) AWK
Qualifications
1 800 (33.29%) ISEB
2 697 (29.01%) ISTQB
3 304 (12.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 221 (9.20%) Degree
5 103 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 61 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 49 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 13 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.12%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.083%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.042%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.042%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.042%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 863 (35.91%) QA
2 19 (0.79%) SDET
3 8 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.33%) SLA
4 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.042%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.042%) EMIR
5 1 (0.042%) GAMP
5 1 (0.042%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.042%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.042%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.17%) Docker
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.17%) RACF
3 4 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 198 (8.24%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.46%) SCCM
3 10 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (0.33%) SCOM
5 4 (0.17%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.17%) Puppet
5 4 (0.17%) Rancher
5 4 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.042%) Control-M
7 1 (0.042%) Grafana
7 1 (0.042%) SCSM
7 1 (0.042%) StatsD
Vendors
1 376 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 188 (7.82%) HP
3 149 (6.20%) Oracle
4 40 (1.66%) SAP
5 33 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 14 (0.58%) IBM
6 14 (0.58%) VMware
7 11 (0.46%) NCR
8 10 (0.42%) Charles River
8 10 (0.42%) Cognizant
8 10 (0.42%) Red Hat
8 10 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.37%) Adobe
9 9 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
9 9 (0.37%) Progress
9 9 (0.37%) Sun
10 7 (0.29%) Cognos
11 6 (0.25%) BT
11 6 (0.25%) Informatica
11 6 (0.25%) Intel Security
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum pension
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Preston, Lancashire
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 per annum;
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago