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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 247 235 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1251 1457 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.42% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.47% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1291 1301
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
London +10 366 £42,500 -3.40% 47
South East -10 237 £35,000 - 30
Yorkshire +3 172 £33,500 +1.51% 19
West Midlands +41 114 £32,500 - 12
East of England +28 110 £35,000 - 11
South West -14 97 £40,000 +29.03% 14
North West +4 96 £32,202 -5.28% 15
East Midlands -19 53 £30,500 -6.15% 9
Midlands +14 3 £36,250 -3.97%
North East -12 2 £31,875 -10.21% 5
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1390 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1044 (38.35%) QA
3 973 (35.75%) SQL
4 954 (35.05%) Selenium
5 918 (33.73%) Test Scripting
6 865 (31.78%) Finance
7 854 (31.37%) ISEB
8 759 (27.88%) ISTQB
9 683 (25.09%) Software Testing
10 604 (22.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 600 (22.04%) Manual Testing
12 552 (20.28%) Regression Testing
13 538 (19.76%) Java
14 508 (18.66%) Test Automation
15 496 (18.22%) Automated Testing
16 495 (18.19%) Automation Testing
17 439 (16.13%) Functional Testing
18 431 (15.83%) SDLC
19 416 (15.28%) Scrum
20 414 (15.21%) C#
21 412 (15.14%) Microsoft
22 408 (14.99%) JIRA
23 361 (13.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 332 (12.20%) BDD
25 327 (12.01%) Degree
26 320 (11.76%) Test Strategy
27 312 (11.46%) WebDriver
28 309 (11.35%) .NET
29 292 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
30 286 (10.51%) Cucumber

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 47 (1.73%) SharePoint
2 38 (1.40%) Confluence
3 13 (0.48%) IIS
4 12 (0.44%) CMS
4 12 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (0.44%) SAS
5 9 (0.33%) Drupal
6 8 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.29%) Skype for Business
6 8 (0.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.18%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.15%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.15%) WordPress
9 2 (0.073%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.073%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.073%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.073%) Xceptor
10 1 (0.037%) CICS
10 1 (0.037%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 181 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 135 (4.96%) MS Office
3 24 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.15%) MS Project
4 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.073%) Maya
5 2 (0.073%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 34 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.55%) CSG Singleview
3 8 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.22%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 5 (0.18%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.15%) Magento
7 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.15%) Shopify
8 3 (0.11%) FastStats
8 3 (0.11%) Maximo
8 3 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.073%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.073%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.81%) SaaS
2 11 (0.40%) GitHub
3 9 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.15%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.15%) Office 365
7 2 (0.073%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.037%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 27 (0.99%) Internet
2 18 (0.66%) HTTP
3 16 (0.59%) 4G
4 15 (0.55%) LAN
5 13 (0.48%) VoIP
6 12 (0.44%) WAN
7 11 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.37%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.33%) 3G
9 9 (0.33%) SSH
9 9 (0.33%) Telnet
10 8 (0.29%) 2G
10 8 (0.29%) GSM
10 8 (0.29%) ISUP
10 8 (0.29%) SCCP
10 8 (0.29%) SIGTRAN
10 8 (0.29%) SS7
10 8 (0.29%) UMTS
10 8 (0.29%) Wireless
10 8 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (8.34%) SQL Server
2 46 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 46 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 44 (1.62%) MySQL
4 41 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (1.03%) Big Data
6 25 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 13 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.40%) MongoDB
13 8 (0.29%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.22%) DB2
14 6 (0.22%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.18%) DbVisualizer
15 5 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.073%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 954 (35.05%) Selenium
2 408 (14.99%) JIRA
3 312 (11.46%) WebDriver
4 286 (10.51%) Cucumber
5 267 (9.81%) HP UFT
6 229 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 222 (8.16%) SoapUI
8 154 (5.66%) JMeter
9 145 (5.33%) Jenkins
10 140 (5.14%) LoadRunner
11 110 (4.04%) SpecFlow
12 86 (3.16%) Visual Studio
13 81 (2.98%) Git (software)
14 62 (2.28%) NUnit
15 56 (2.06%) Appium
16 55 (2.02%) JUnit
17 33 (1.21%) Bugzilla
18 31 (1.14%) Hudson
19 30 (1.10%) Subversion
19 30 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 865 (31.78%) Finance
2 172 (6.32%) Banking
3 128 (4.70%) Retail
4 81 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 67 (2.46%) Games
6 51 (1.87%) Marketing
7 44 (1.62%) Law
8 32 (1.18%) Advertising
9 31 (1.14%) Billing
10 29 (1.07%) Legal
11 28 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 24 (0.88%) Front Office
13 17 (0.62%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.59%) Back Office
15 15 (0.55%) Automotive
15 15 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.40%) Local Government
18 8 (0.29%) Electronics
19 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (11.35%) .NET
2 195 (7.16%) XML
3 159 (5.84%) SOAP
4 136 (5.00%) Web Services
5 127 (4.67%) HTML
6 64 (2.35%) REST
7 56 (2.06%) CSS
8 49 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 49 (1.80%) Gherkin
9 35 (1.29%) RESTful
10 33 (1.21%) J2EE
11 26 (0.96%) .NET Framework
12 22 (0.81%) JSON
13 19 (0.70%) Node.js
13 19 (0.70%) XBRL
14 16 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (0.55%) WCF
16 13 (0.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 227 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 102 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 47 (1.73%) Mathematics
5 35 (1.29%) User Experience
6 32 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 28 (1.03%) iPad
8 24 (0.88%) AS400
9 22 (0.81%) Fintech
10 21 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (0.59%) Data Integration
11 16 (0.59%) Derivative
11 16 (0.59%) Online Games
12 15 (0.55%) Driving Licence
12 15 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.55%) Smart Meter
13 14 (0.51%) Replication
14 12 (0.44%) EPoS
15 11 (0.40%) Management Information System
15 11 (0.40%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 263 (9.66%) Unix
2 194 (7.13%) Windows
3 135 (4.96%) Linux
4 62 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 58 (2.13%) Android
6 22 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.48%) Solaris
11 12 (0.44%) Windows Server
12 11 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.37%) Kali Linux
14 9 (0.33%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.29%) CentOS
15 8 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.15%) VMS
17 2 (0.073%) AIX
17 2 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1390 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
2 918 (33.73%) Test Scripting
3 683 (25.09%) Software Testing
4 604 (22.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 600 (22.04%) Manual Testing
6 552 (20.28%) Regression Testing
7 508 (18.66%) Test Automation
8 496 (18.22%) Automated Testing
9 495 (18.19%) Automation Testing
10 439 (16.13%) Functional Testing
11 431 (15.83%) SDLC
12 416 (15.28%) Scrum
13 332 (12.20%) BDD
14 320 (11.76%) Test Strategy
15 271 (9.96%) Waterfall
16 267 (9.81%) Defect Management
17 252 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
18 251 (9.22%) System Integration Testing
19 236 (8.67%) Integration Testing
20 225 (8.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 973 (35.75%) SQL
2 538 (19.76%) Java
3 414 (15.21%) C#
4 125 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 107 (3.93%) Python
6 103 (3.78%) Ruby
7 73 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 64 (2.35%) VB
9 56 (2.06%) C++
10 45 (1.65%) VB.NET
11 43 (1.58%) C
12 37 (1.36%) Perl
12 37 (1.36%) PHP
13 33 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 32 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.14%) T-SQL
15 31 (1.14%) VBScript
16 13 (0.48%) Scala
17 11 (0.40%) XPath
18 10 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 854 (31.37%) ISEB
2 759 (27.88%) ISTQB
3 361 (13.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 327 (12.01%) Degree
5 110 (4.04%) Security Cleared
6 50 (1.84%) SC Cleared
7 45 (1.65%) DV Cleared
8 20 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.33%) HP ASE
10 8 (0.29%) HND
11 3 (0.11%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.11%) CISSP
11 3 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.073%) CEH
12 2 (0.073%) OSCP
12 2 (0.073%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.037%) ECDL
13 1 (0.037%) HNC
13 1 (0.037%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.037%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1044 (38.35%) QA
2 21 (0.77%) SDET
3 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.18%) SEPA
5 4 (0.15%) SLA
5 4 (0.15%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.073%) FATCA
6 2 (0.073%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.037%) EMIR
7 1 (0.037%) GAMP
7 1 (0.037%) HL7
7 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.037%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (0.59%) Hyper-V
2 13 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.15%) Docker
5 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.037%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 292 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.29%) SCCM
3 7 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (0.22%) CA Service Virtualization
5 5 (0.18%) SCOM
6 4 (0.15%) CA Wily
6 4 (0.15%) Nagios
7 3 (0.11%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.037%) Control-M
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.037%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.037%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 412 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 282 (10.36%) HP
3 225 (8.27%) Oracle
4 72 (2.65%) SAP
5 39 (1.43%) IBM
6 17 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 16 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.48%) VMware
10 11 (0.40%) Informatica
11 10 (0.37%) CA
11 10 (0.37%) Cognizant
11 10 (0.37%) Rally
12 8 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.29%) WorldPay
13 7 (0.26%) Citrix
13 7 (0.26%) Murex
14 6 (0.22%) Borland
14 6 (0.22%) Cognos
15 5 (0.18%) TOWER Software
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: up to £35k + bonuses - Nottingham
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Capita ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Diss, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BGL Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago