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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 242 226 209
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1229 1518 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.49% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.55% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1317 1323
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,281 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +4.61%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -24 306 £45,000 - 48
South East +19 268 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Yorkshire -2 166 £34,625 +6.53% 25
West Midlands +36 115 £32,500 - 16
East of England -9 111 £32,500 -13.33% 6
South West -21 103 £35,000 +7.69% 26
North West -26 102 £31,851 -2.74% 15
East Midlands -30 49 £30,000 -11.76% 1
North East -15 5 £35,000 - 5
Midlands - 3 £36,250 -
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1400 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 993 (37.84%) QA
3 967 (36.85%) Test Scripting
4 932 (35.52%) Selenium
5 931 (35.48%) SQL
6 845 (32.20%) ISEB
7 834 (31.78%) Finance
8 734 (27.97%) ISTQB
9 665 (25.34%) Software Testing
10 578 (22.03%) Manual Testing
11 540 (20.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 524 (19.97%) Java
13 509 (19.40%) Regression Testing
14 506 (19.28%) Test Automation
15 467 (17.80%) Automation Testing
16 465 (17.72%) Automated Testing
17 434 (16.54%) SDLC
18 420 (16.01%) JIRA
19 419 (15.97%) Scrum
20 408 (15.55%) C#
21 390 (14.86%) Microsoft
22 386 (14.71%) Functional Testing
23 379 (14.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 321 (12.23%) BDD
25 315 (12.00%) .NET
26 300 (11.43%) Test Strategy
27 298 (11.36%) WebDriver
28 293 (11.17%) Degree
29 284 (10.82%) Cucumber
30 272 (10.37%) HP

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 46 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 44 (1.68%) Confluence
3 13 (0.50%) CMS
4 12 (0.46%) Drupal
4 12 (0.46%) IIS
4 12 (0.46%) MS Exchange
4 12 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (0.46%) Skype for Business
5 10 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 9 (0.34%) WordPress
7 7 (0.27%) SAS
8 6 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.15%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.15%) Xceptor
10 3 (0.11%) CICS
10 3 (0.11%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.076%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.076%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.038%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 163 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 133 (5.07%) MS Office
3 20 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.15%) MS Project
5 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.076%) Maya
6 2 (0.076%) Mingle
7 1 (0.038%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 36 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.57%) CSG Singleview
3 9 (0.34%) Magento
3 9 (0.34%) Shopify
4 6 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 5 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.15%) FastStats
6 4 (0.15%) Maximo
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.076%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.076%) Primavera
8 2 (0.076%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.076%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.65%) SaaS
2 10 (0.38%) GitHub
3 9 (0.34%) Basecamp
4 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.27%) Office 365
5 6 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.076%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.076%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.038%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.038%) iTunes
8 1 (0.038%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.038%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.11%) HTTP
2 22 (0.84%) Internet
3 18 (0.69%) HTTPS
4 15 (0.57%) 4G
4 15 (0.57%) LAN
5 14 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.46%) WAN
7 10 (0.38%) VoIP
8 9 (0.34%) 3G
8 9 (0.34%) Wireshark
9 8 (0.30%) 2G
9 8 (0.30%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (0.30%) GSM
9 8 (0.30%) ISUP
9 8 (0.30%) LTE
9 8 (0.30%) SCCP
9 8 (0.30%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (0.30%) SS7
9 8 (0.30%) tcpdump
9 8 (0.30%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (7.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.68%) MySQL
3 41 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 38 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 25 (0.95%) Big Data
7 21 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 14 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.27%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.23%) DB2
15 5 (0.19%) NoSQL
16 4 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
17 3 (0.11%) MS Access
17 3 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 932 (35.52%) Selenium
2 420 (16.01%) JIRA
3 298 (11.36%) WebDriver
4 284 (10.82%) Cucumber
5 242 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 234 (8.92%) HP UFT
7 229 (8.73%) SoapUI
8 146 (5.56%) JMeter
8 146 (5.56%) LoadRunner
9 136 (5.18%) Jenkins
10 114 (4.34%) SpecFlow
11 87 (3.32%) Visual Studio
12 74 (2.82%) Git (software)
13 61 (2.32%) NUnit
14 60 (2.29%) JUnit
15 53 (2.02%) Appium
16 39 (1.49%) Subversion
17 33 (1.26%) Hudson
18 32 (1.22%) TeamCity
19 31 (1.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 834 (31.78%) Finance
2 183 (6.97%) Banking
3 124 (4.73%) Retail
4 86 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 66 (2.52%) Games
6 48 (1.83%) Marketing
7 34 (1.30%) Billing
8 32 (1.22%) Legal
9 31 (1.18%) Advertising
10 29 (1.11%) Law
11 27 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 21 (0.80%) Front Office
13 18 (0.69%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.61%) Automotive
15 15 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.53%) Back Office
17 11 (0.42%) Local Government
18 10 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.27%) Retail Banking
20 5 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (12.00%) .NET
2 178 (6.78%) XML
3 159 (6.06%) SOAP
4 154 (5.87%) HTML
5 137 (5.22%) Web Services
6 82 (3.13%) REST
7 75 (2.86%) CSS
8 56 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 39 (1.49%) Gherkin
10 33 (1.26%) RESTful
11 32 (1.22%) .NET Framework
12 25 (0.95%) J2EE
12 25 (0.95%) Node.js
13 17 (0.65%) JSON
14 16 (0.61%) XBRL
15 14 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 14 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (0.53%) WCF
16 11 (0.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 206 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 110 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 46 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 41 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 33 (1.26%) User Experience
7 29 (1.11%) iPad
8 21 (0.80%) AS400
9 20 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 20 (0.76%) Fintech
10 18 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (0.65%) Online Games
12 16 (0.61%) Data Integration
13 15 (0.57%) Smart Meter
14 14 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.50%) Derivative
15 13 (0.50%) Management Information System
15 13 (0.50%) Online Banking
15 13 (0.50%) Physics
15 13 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 250 (9.53%) Unix
2 173 (6.59%) Windows
3 117 (4.46%) Linux
4 81 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 73 (2.78%) Android
6 19 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.42%) Windows NT
9 10 (0.38%) CentOS
9 10 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.34%) Solaris
11 8 (0.30%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.27%) Kali Linux
12 7 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.19%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.15%) VMS
16 2 (0.076%) AIX
16 2 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1400 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 967 (36.85%) Test Scripting
3 665 (25.34%) Software Testing
4 578 (22.03%) Manual Testing
5 540 (20.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 509 (19.40%) Regression Testing
7 506 (19.28%) Test Automation
8 467 (17.80%) Automation Testing
9 465 (17.72%) Automated Testing
10 434 (16.54%) SDLC
11 419 (15.97%) Scrum
12 386 (14.71%) Functional Testing
13 321 (12.23%) BDD
14 300 (11.43%) Test Strategy
15 263 (10.02%) Waterfall
16 260 (9.91%) Non-Functional Testing
17 257 (9.79%) Defect Management
18 233 (8.88%) Performance Testing
19 223 (8.50%) TDD
20 202 (7.70%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 931 (35.48%) SQL
2 524 (19.97%) Java
3 408 (15.55%) C#
4 124 (4.73%) JavaScript
5 97 (3.70%) Python
6 82 (3.13%) Ruby
7 71 (2.71%) Shell Script
8 63 (2.40%) VB
9 54 (2.06%) C++
10 44 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 39 (1.49%) C
12 37 (1.41%) Perl
13 36 (1.37%) PHP
14 31 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 27 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 25 (0.95%) T-SQL
17 24 (0.91%) VBScript
18 16 (0.61%) Scala
19 15 (0.57%) XPath
20 12 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 845 (32.20%) ISEB
2 734 (27.97%) ISTQB
3 379 (14.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 293 (11.17%) Degree
5 109 (4.15%) Security Cleared
6 61 (2.32%) SC Cleared
7 46 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 18 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.34%) HP ASE
10 5 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.19%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.15%) HND
12 3 (0.11%) CISSP
13 2 (0.076%) CEH
13 2 (0.076%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.076%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.076%) OSCP
14 1 (0.038%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.038%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 993 (37.84%) QA
2 21 (0.80%) SDET
3 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.19%) SEPA
5 4 (0.15%) SLA
6 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.076%) FATCA
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.038%) EMIR
8 1 (0.038%) GAMP
8 1 (0.038%) HL7
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 16 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.15%) Docker
4 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 270 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.46%) SCCM
3 10 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (0.34%) SCOM
5 6 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
6 4 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.15%) Nagios
7 3 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.038%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.038%) Control-M
8 1 (0.038%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.038%) SCSM
Vendors
1 390 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 272 (10.37%) HP
3 216 (8.23%) Oracle
4 63 (2.40%) SAP
5 28 (1.07%) IBM
6 20 (0.76%) Atlassian
7 16 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
7 16 (0.61%) VMware
8 15 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 11 (0.42%) Cognizant
9 11 (0.42%) Rally
10 9 (0.34%) Adobe
10 9 (0.34%) Informatica
10 9 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.30%) Citrix
12 7 (0.27%) CA
13 6 (0.23%) Borland
13 6 (0.23%) BT
13 6 (0.23%) Cognos
13 6 (0.23%) Intel Security
Salford, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + + very attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + + very attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + employer only pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Great Package + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum attractive bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + extensive Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: free parking, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago