The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 193 213 204
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1552 1464 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.40% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.49% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1162 1225
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,425
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -25 397 £42,500 +1.19% 57
South East +4 325 £37,500 +4.16% 42
Yorkshire +23 302 £33,250 +2.30% 24
North West +46 156 £31,500 +8.62% 20
South West +22 121 £32,500 -4.41% 18
East of England +4 99 £35,000 - 11
West Midlands -32 69 £35,000 +19.65% 12
East Midlands +34 67 £34,000 +4.61% 10
North East +3 15 £23,500 -16.07% 4
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 1430 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1135 (37.76%) QA
3 1119 (37.23%) ISEB
4 1013 (33.70%) SQL
5 974 (32.40%) Test Scripting
6 929 (30.90%) Finance
7 831 (27.64%) Selenium
8 798 (26.55%) ISTQB
9 788 (26.21%) Software Testing
10 576 (19.16%) Manual Testing
11 546 (18.16%) Test Automation
12 539 (17.93%) Automated Testing
13 522 (17.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 496 (16.50%) Java
15 438 (14.57%) Scrum
16 405 (13.47%) HP Quality Center
17 386 (12.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 374 (12.44%) Microsoft
19 370 (12.31%) Regression Testing
20 359 (11.94%) WebDriver
21 351 (11.68%) Automation Testing
22 349 (11.61%) C#
23 338 (11.24%) .NET
24 333 (11.08%) QuickTest Pro
25 324 (10.78%) Degree
26 312 (10.38%) HP
27 308 (10.25%) Test Management
28 307 (10.21%) Test Strategy
29 294 (9.78%) TDD
30 276 (9.18%) BDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (1.26%) SharePoint
2 23 (0.77%) Confluence
3 20 (0.67%) IIS
4 15 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 11 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (0.37%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.20%) CMS
7 5 (0.17%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.17%) Node.js
7 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.13%) SAS
9 3 (0.100%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.100%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.100%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.067%) WordPress
11 1 (0.033%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.033%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.033%) JBoss
Applications
1 228 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 104 (3.46%) MS Office
3 24 (0.80%) MS Project
4 13 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.27%) Mingle
7 1 (0.033%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 25 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
2 24 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.23%) thinkFolio
7 7 (0.23%) Sentinel
8 4 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
8 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.100%) LatentZero
10 2 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.067%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.067%) BASE24
11 1 (0.033%) VisionPLUS
11 1 (0.033%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (0.86%) SaaS
2 15 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.100%) Trello
4 3 (0.100%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.067%) Force.com
5 2 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.067%) Office 365
5 2 (0.067%) GitHub
6 1 (0.033%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (0.90%) Internet
2 24 (0.80%) HTTP
3 18 (0.60%) DNS
4 17 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.30%) DHCP
6 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.23%) LAN
6 7 (0.23%) Firewall
6 7 (0.23%) Wireless
7 6 (0.20%) WAN
8 4 (0.13%) 3GPP
8 4 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.100%) SSH
10 2 (0.067%) UMTS
10 2 (0.067%) VoIP
10 2 (0.067%) ATM
10 2 (0.067%) GPRS
10 2 (0.067%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.067%) LTE
10 2 (0.067%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 74 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 57 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (1.73%) Oracle Database
6 37 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (1.03%) Big Data
8 23 (0.77%) MySQL
9 21 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (0.63%) MongoDB
11 15 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 15 (0.50%) Hadoop
12 13 (0.43%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
16 8 (0.27%) QlikView
16 8 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 831 (27.64%) Selenium
2 359 (11.94%) WebDriver
3 333 (11.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 268 (8.92%) JIRA
5 204 (6.79%) Cucumber
6 190 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 151 (5.02%) Visual Studio
8 130 (4.32%) SoapUI
9 108 (3.59%) SpecFlow
10 105 (3.49%) JUnit
11 89 (2.96%) JMeter
12 78 (2.59%) LoadRunner
13 72 (2.40%) Jenkins
14 62 (2.06%) Git (software)
15 55 (1.83%) TestNG
16 51 (1.70%) TestDirector
17 41 (1.36%) Eclipse
17 41 (1.36%) FitNesse
18 39 (1.30%) Subversion
19 37 (1.23%) Firebug
General
1 929 (30.90%) Finance
2 272 (9.05%) Retail
3 268 (8.92%) Banking
4 86 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 79 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.30%) Legal
7 38 (1.26%) Law
8 36 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 32 (1.06%) Marketing
10 26 (0.86%) Games
11 22 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 22 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 20 (0.67%) Billing
13 18 (0.60%) Advertising
14 16 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.40%) Military
16 9 (0.30%) Back Office
16 9 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.23%) Front Office
18 6 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (11.24%) .NET
2 202 (6.72%) XML
3 144 (4.79%) HTML
4 141 (4.69%) Web Services
5 95 (3.16%) SOAP
6 75 (2.50%) CSS
7 44 (1.46%) .NET Framework
8 43 (1.43%) ASP.NET
9 40 (1.33%) Gherkin
10 33 (1.10%) JSON
11 24 (0.80%) Middleware
12 19 (0.63%) REST
13 18 (0.60%) WinForms
14 17 (0.57%) Ajax
14 17 (0.57%) WPF
14 17 (0.57%) RESTful
15 13 (0.43%) WCF
16 11 (0.37%) DOM
17 10 (0.33%) XSD
17 10 (0.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 267 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 82 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 80 (2.66%) Open Source
5 51 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 45 (1.50%) AS400
7 43 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 30 (1.00%) User Experience
9 28 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 22 (0.73%) N-Tier
10 22 (0.73%) iSeries
11 21 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
12 18 (0.60%) iPhone
13 17 (0.57%) Statistics
14 14 (0.47%) Replication
14 14 (0.47%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.43%) iPad
16 12 (0.40%) Fixed Income
17 10 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 249 (8.28%) Windows
2 161 (5.36%) UNIX
3 108 (3.59%) Linux
4 87 (2.89%) Android
5 84 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 23 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.100%) AIX
11 3 (0.100%) Solaris
12 2 (0.067%) Debian
12 2 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.067%) CentOS
12 2 (0.067%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.033%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1430 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 974 (32.40%) Test Scripting
3 788 (26.21%) Software Testing
4 576 (19.16%) Manual Testing
5 546 (18.16%) Test Automation
6 539 (17.93%) Automated Testing
7 522 (17.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 438 (14.57%) Scrum
9 370 (12.31%) Regression Testing
10 351 (11.68%) Automation Testing
11 308 (10.25%) Test Management
12 307 (10.21%) Test Strategy
13 294 (9.78%) TDD
14 276 (9.18%) BDD
15 264 (8.78%) Performance Testing
16 225 (7.49%) Integration Testing
17 219 (7.29%) E-Commerce
18 207 (6.89%) Test Planning
19 200 (6.65%) System Testing
20 188 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1013 (33.70%) SQL
2 496 (16.50%) Java
3 349 (11.61%) C#
4 151 (5.02%) JavaScript
5 95 (3.16%) Ruby
6 75 (2.50%) Python
7 49 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 46 (1.53%) VB
9 40 (1.33%) VBScript
10 30 (1.00%) C
11 29 (0.96%) PHP
12 28 (0.93%) C++
13 27 (0.90%) Perl
14 18 (0.60%) Groovy
15 17 (0.57%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.50%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.40%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.33%) VBA
18 10 (0.33%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1119 (37.23%) ISEB
2 798 (26.55%) ISTQB
3 386 (12.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 324 (10.78%) Degree
5 117 (3.89%) Security Cleared
6 76 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 16 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
10 9 (0.30%) HND
11 5 (0.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 5 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 5 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (0.100%) APMP
13 2 (0.067%) HNC
14 1 (0.033%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1135 (37.76%) QA
2 13 (0.43%) FATCA
3 4 (0.13%) GAAP
4 3 (0.100%) HL7
4 3 (0.100%) DICOM
5 2 (0.067%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.067%) GAMP
5 2 (0.067%) SLA
6 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.17%) vSphere
4 3 (0.100%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.033%) Snort
6 1 (0.033%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.033%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 405 (13.47%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.100%) Control-M
3 2 (0.067%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.067%) Netcool
3 2 (0.067%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (0.067%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.067%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.033%) nmon
4 1 (0.033%) Puppet
4 1 (0.033%) Nagios
Vendors
1 374 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 312 (10.38%) HP
3 234 (7.78%) Oracle
4 35 (1.16%) IBM
5 32 (1.06%) SAP
6 22 (0.73%) VMware
7 18 (0.60%) Business Objects
8 13 (0.43%) ATG
9 12 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.37%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.30%) Remedy
12 8 (0.27%) Capita
13 7 (0.23%) Intershop
13 7 (0.23%) Charles River
13 7 (0.23%) hybris
13 7 (0.23%) Demandware
13 7 (0.23%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.23%) StatPro
13 7 (0.23%) webMethods
13 7 (0.23%) Citrix
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,500 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: Yesterday