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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 211 242 198
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1460 1209 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.39% 1.18% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.25% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 948 1420
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +10 391 £42,500 -5.55% 49
South East +17 326 £36,250 +3.57% 24
Yorkshire +24 238 £32,500 +8.33% 24
North West -12 138 £30,000 +9.09% 12
South West +40 109 £31,000 -3.12% 13
East of England +3 101 £35,000 +16.66% 9
West Midlands +22 79 £32,500 +8.33% 8
East Midlands +40 51 £32,500 +8.33% 4
North East -2 13 £26,500 -3.63% 3
Midlands +1 3 - -
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1403 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1160 (38.07%) QA
3 1067 (35.02%) ISEB
4 1001 (32.85%) SQL
5 908 (29.80%) Test Scripting
6 907 (29.77%) Finance
7 873 (28.65%) Software Testing
8 848 (27.83%) Selenium
9 698 (22.91%) Manual Testing
10 632 (20.74%) ISTQB
11 520 (17.07%) Automated Testing
12 502 (16.48%) HP Quality Center
13 459 (15.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 433 (14.21%) Test Automation
15 421 (13.82%) Scrum
16 420 (13.78%) Java
17 418 (13.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 393 (12.90%) Microsoft
19 389 (12.77%) QuickTest Pro
20 383 (12.57%) Regression Testing
21 381 (12.50%) HP
22 376 (12.34%) Automation Testing
23 365 (11.98%) .NET
24 341 (11.19%) C#
25 315 (10.34%) Degree
26 313 (10.27%) Test Management
27 306 (10.04%) Retail
28 304 (9.98%) WebDriver
29 295 (9.68%) Test Strategy
30 292 (9.58%) Windows

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (1.21%) SharePoint
2 28 (0.92%) Confluence
3 19 (0.62%) IIS
4 16 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.39%) WorkSite
8 8 (0.26%) CMS
9 6 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.16%) Apache
11 4 (0.13%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.13%) JBoss
11 4 (0.13%) Drupal
11 4 (0.13%) Liferay
11 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.098%) WordPress
12 3 (0.098%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.066%) GlassFish
Applications
1 211 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 104 (3.41%) MS Office
3 17 (0.56%) MS Project
4 16 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.23%) Mingle
6 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
2 22 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.56%) Sentinel
4 15 (0.49%) JDE OneWorld
5 13 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.39%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.26%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.098%) AWD
11 2 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.066%) RiskWrite
11 2 (0.066%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.02%) SaaS
2 6 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.13%) GitHub
3 4 (0.13%) Trello
4 2 (0.066%) Force.com
4 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.066%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.033%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 50 (1.64%) HTTP
2 47 (1.54%) Internet
3 22 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 22 (0.72%) LAN
4 13 (0.43%) DNS
5 11 (0.36%) WAN
6 9 (0.30%) Firewall
7 7 (0.23%) FTP
7 7 (0.23%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.13%) SS7
8 4 (0.13%) ISUP
8 4 (0.13%) INAP
8 4 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.13%) SMS
8 4 (0.13%) LDAP
9 3 (0.098%) ATM
9 3 (0.098%) SAN
9 3 (0.098%) LTE
9 3 (0.098%) 4G
9 3 (0.098%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 68 (2.23%) Relational Database
3 54 (1.77%) Oracle Database
4 52 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (0.62%) RDBMS
9 18 (0.59%) NoSQL
10 14 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.39%) QlikView
12 11 (0.36%) MySQL
13 10 (0.33%) DataStage
13 10 (0.33%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
15 8 (0.26%) Big Data
15 8 (0.26%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.26%) MarkLogic
16 7 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 848 (27.83%) Selenium
2 389 (12.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 304 (9.98%) WebDriver
4 283 (9.29%) JIRA
5 220 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 204 (6.70%) Cucumber
7 157 (5.15%) Visual Studio
8 135 (4.43%) SpecFlow
9 125 (4.10%) SoapUI
10 89 (2.92%) LoadRunner
11 88 (2.89%) JMeter
12 87 (2.86%) Git (software)
13 72 (2.36%) TestDirector
14 71 (2.33%) JUnit
15 69 (2.26%) FitNesse
16 42 (1.38%) Jenkins
17 40 (1.31%) Subversion
17 40 (1.31%) eggPlant
17 40 (1.31%) Selenium IDE
18 37 (1.21%) TestNG
General
1 907 (29.77%) Finance
2 306 (10.04%) Retail
3 230 (7.55%) Banking
4 108 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 74 (2.43%) Aerospace
6 56 (1.84%) Law
7 49 (1.61%) Marketing
8 43 (1.41%) Legal
9 41 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 31 (1.02%) Billing
11 22 (0.72%) Games
12 21 (0.69%) Back Office
13 20 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 17 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 17 (0.56%) Advertising
14 17 (0.56%) Military
15 14 (0.46%) Front Office
16 13 (0.43%) Publishing
17 11 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (11.98%) .NET
2 238 (7.81%) XML
3 208 (6.83%) Web Services
4 165 (5.42%) SOAP
5 131 (4.30%) HTML
6 74 (2.43%) CSS
7 62 (2.03%) Gherkin
8 57 (1.87%) ASP.NET
9 54 (1.77%) XSD
9 54 (1.77%) .NET Framework
10 53 (1.74%) WSDL
11 38 (1.25%) REST
12 20 (0.66%) RESTful
13 19 (0.62%) Middleware
14 13 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (0.36%) JSON
16 10 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (0.30%) WCF
17 9 (0.30%) J2EE
18 8 (0.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 222 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 92 (3.02%) Mobile App
4 69 (2.26%) Open Source
5 60 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 43 (1.41%) User Experience
7 42 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 34 (1.12%) Derivative
9 30 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 25 (0.82%) iPhone
11 21 (0.69%) Fixed Income
12 20 (0.66%) Equities
13 19 (0.62%) Mainframe
14 18 (0.59%) AS400
14 18 (0.59%) N-Tier
15 17 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.56%) iPad
16 14 (0.46%) New Media
16 14 (0.46%) Statistics
17 13 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 292 (9.58%) Windows
2 188 (6.17%) UNIX
3 115 (3.77%) Linux
4 70 (2.30%) Android
5 60 (1.97%) Apple iOS
6 35 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 31 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (0.89%) Windows XP
9 16 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.33%) Solaris
11 6 (0.20%) AIX
12 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.066%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.033%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.033%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1403 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 908 (29.80%) Test Scripting
3 873 (28.65%) Software Testing
4 698 (22.91%) Manual Testing
5 520 (17.07%) Automated Testing
6 459 (15.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 433 (14.21%) Test Automation
8 421 (13.82%) Scrum
9 383 (12.57%) Regression Testing
10 376 (12.34%) Automation Testing
11 313 (10.27%) Test Management
12 295 (9.68%) Test Strategy
13 269 (8.83%) Performance Testing
14 262 (8.60%) BDD
15 259 (8.50%) Test Planning
16 247 (8.11%) TDD
17 210 (6.89%) Integration Testing
18 189 (6.20%) System Testing
18 189 (6.20%) E-Commerce
19 164 (5.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1001 (32.85%) SQL
2 420 (13.78%) Java
3 341 (11.19%) C#
4 139 (4.56%) JavaScript
5 99 (3.25%) Python
6 77 (2.53%) Ruby
7 63 (2.07%) VBScript
8 52 (1.71%) VB
9 47 (1.54%) Perl
10 42 (1.38%) C++
11 41 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 36 (1.18%) PHP
13 33 (1.08%) C
14 29 (0.95%) Groovy
15 24 (0.79%) VB.NET
16 17 (0.56%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.49%) VBA
18 12 (0.39%) Scala
19 11 (0.36%) XPath
20 6 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1067 (35.02%) ISEB
2 632 (20.74%) ISTQB
3 418 (13.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 315 (10.34%) Degree
5 141 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 99 (3.25%) SC Cleared
7 25 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.13%) CSQA
10 4 (0.13%) MBA
10 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.098%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 3 (0.098%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.098%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.033%) PhD
12 1 (0.033%) CISM
12 1 (0.033%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1160 (38.07%) QA
2 11 (0.36%) GAAP
3 9 (0.30%) HL7
4 8 (0.26%) GAMP
5 5 (0.16%) SLA
6 3 (0.098%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.098%) FATCA
7 2 (0.066%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.066%) DICOM
8 1 (0.033%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.033%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.13%) NFS
4 2 (0.066%) Firmware
4 2 (0.066%) vSphere
5 1 (0.033%) KVM
5 1 (0.033%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 502 (16.48%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.49%) SCCM
3 13 (0.43%) Netcool
3 13 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 13 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.20%) Control-M
5 5 (0.16%) Puppet
5 5 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.098%) Ansible
7 2 (0.066%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.066%) Nessus
7 2 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.033%) Nagios
Vendors
1 393 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 381 (12.50%) HP
3 191 (6.27%) Oracle
4 39 (1.28%) IBM
5 30 (0.98%) Citrix
6 26 (0.85%) SAP
7 22 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (0.56%) webMethods
8 17 (0.56%) StatPro
8 17 (0.56%) VMware
8 17 (0.56%) thinkFolio
9 15 (0.49%) Altiris
9 15 (0.49%) Informatica
10 14 (0.46%) Business Objects
11 13 (0.43%) McAfee
11 13 (0.43%) Veritas
12 12 (0.39%) Cognos
12 12 (0.39%) Interwoven
13 11 (0.36%) ATG
13 11 (0.36%) Atlassian
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Triple Seven
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago