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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 189 212 190
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1550 1321 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.61% 1.36% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.44% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1040 1256
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 6 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 6 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 -17 402 £42,250 - 55
South East +22 335 £37,500 - 32
Yorkshire +27 305 £33,500 +3.07% 33
North West +30 148 £31,500 +10.52% 29
South West +16 117 £32,500 -4.41% 16
East of England +11 98 £35,000 - 14
West Midlands -18 76 £32,500 +8.33% 8
East Midlands +24 56 £34,000 +13.33% 13
North East -10 12 £23,500 -9.61% 4
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 1404 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1147 (38.13%) ISEB
3 1138 (37.83%) QA
4 996 (33.11%) SQL
5 970 (32.25%) Test Scripting
6 937 (31.15%) Finance
7 806 (26.80%) Software Testing
8 794 (26.40%) Selenium
9 777 (25.83%) ISTQB
10 600 (19.95%) Manual Testing
11 530 (17.62%) Test Automation
12 526 (17.49%) Automated Testing
13 510 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
14 462 (15.36%) Java
15 443 (14.73%) HP Quality Center
16 438 (14.56%) Scrum
17 409 (13.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 381 (12.67%) Microsoft
19 377 (12.53%) Regression Testing
20 349 (11.60%) Automation Testing
21 343 (11.40%) WebDriver
22 341 (11.34%) HP
23 338 (11.24%) C#
24 333 (11.07%) QuickTest Pro
25 327 (10.87%) .NET
26 317 (10.54%) Test Management
27 305 (10.14%) Test Strategy
28 304 (10.11%) Degree
29 293 (9.74%) Retail
30 287 (9.54%) TDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 42 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 27 (0.90%) Confluence
3 19 (0.63%) IIS
4 14 (0.47%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.20%) CMS
8 5 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.17%) Node.js
9 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.100%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.066%) WordPress
11 2 (0.066%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.066%) SAS
11 2 (0.066%) JBoss
11 2 (0.066%) Apache
11 2 (0.066%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 227 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 111 (3.69%) MS Office
3 24 (0.80%) MS Project
4 13 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.30%) Mingle
7 1 (0.033%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 27 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
2 26 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.47%) Markit EDM
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
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
6 8 (0.27%) thinkFolio
6 8 (0.27%) Sentinel
7 7 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
9 4 (0.13%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.066%) BASE24
11 1 (0.033%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.83%) SaaS
2 14 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.100%) Trello
5 2 (0.066%) Force.com
5 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.066%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.066%) Office 365
5 2 (0.066%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (0.96%) HTTP
2 26 (0.86%) Internet
3 16 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.50%) DNS
5 8 (0.27%) LAN
6 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.23%) Firewall
7 6 (0.20%) DHCP
7 6 (0.20%) WAN
8 4 (0.13%) 3GPP
8 4 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.066%) Wireless
9 2 (0.066%) UMTS
9 2 (0.066%) VoIP
9 2 (0.066%) GPRS
9 2 (0.066%) SAN
9 2 (0.066%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.066%) LTE
9 2 (0.066%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.066%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 50 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 34 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (0.80%) Big Data
9 20 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 20 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 20 (0.66%) MySQL
10 14 (0.47%) QlikView
11 13 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (0.40%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.40%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.27%) NonStop SQL
15 7 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 794 (26.40%) Selenium
2 343 (11.40%) WebDriver
3 333 (11.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 268 (8.91%) JIRA
5 198 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 185 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 144 (4.79%) Visual Studio
8 128 (4.26%) SoapUI
9 111 (3.69%) SpecFlow
10 100 (3.32%) JUnit
11 98 (3.26%) JMeter
12 77 (2.56%) LoadRunner
13 72 (2.39%) Git (software)
14 60 (1.99%) TestDirector
14 60 (1.99%) Jenkins
15 53 (1.76%) TestNG
16 46 (1.53%) FitNesse
17 42 (1.40%) Subversion
18 41 (1.36%) eggPlant
19 40 (1.33%) Eclipse
General
1 937 (31.15%) Finance
2 293 (9.74%) Retail
3 278 (9.24%) Banking
4 98 (3.26%) Aerospace
5 79 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.26%) Legal
7 32 (1.06%) Marketing
8 31 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 29 (0.96%) Law
10 24 (0.80%) Games
11 22 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 22 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 19 (0.63%) Advertising
13 18 (0.60%) Billing
14 13 (0.43%) Military
15 10 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.30%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.27%) Back Office
18 7 (0.23%) Front Office
19 6 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (10.87%) .NET
2 198 (6.58%) XML
3 142 (4.72%) Web Services
4 128 (4.26%) HTML
5 90 (2.99%) SOAP
6 75 (2.49%) CSS
7 46 (1.53%) ASP.NET
8 45 (1.50%) .NET Framework
9 40 (1.33%) Gherkin
10 30 (1.00%) JSON
11 21 (0.70%) Middleware
12 20 (0.66%) REST
13 18 (0.60%) WinForms
14 16 (0.53%) Ajax
14 16 (0.53%) RESTful
15 15 (0.50%) WPF
16 13 (0.43%) WCF
17 12 (0.40%) XSD
18 11 (0.37%) WSDL
19 10 (0.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 250 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 76 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 73 (2.43%) Open Source
5 63 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 44 (1.46%) AS400
7 37 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 32 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.03%) User Experience
10 23 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (0.70%) iSeries
11 21 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 20 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
13 19 (0.63%) iPhone
14 18 (0.60%) Statistics
15 14 (0.47%) Replication
16 13 (0.43%) iPad
17 12 (0.40%) Fixed Income
18 11 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 10 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 254 (8.44%) Windows
2 155 (5.15%) UNIX
3 99 (3.29%) Linux
4 79 (2.63%) Android
5 70 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 19 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.13%) AIX
10 4 (0.13%) Solaris
10 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.100%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.100%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.066%) CentOS
12 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.066%) Debian
12 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.033%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1404 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
2 970 (32.25%) Test Scripting
3 806 (26.80%) Software Testing
4 600 (19.95%) Manual Testing
5 530 (17.62%) Test Automation
6 526 (17.49%) Automated Testing
7 510 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 438 (14.56%) Scrum
9 377 (12.53%) Regression Testing
10 349 (11.60%) Automation Testing
11 317 (10.54%) Test Management
12 305 (10.14%) Test Strategy
13 287 (9.54%) TDD
14 273 (9.08%) Performance Testing
15 266 (8.84%) BDD
16 223 (7.41%) Integration Testing
17 209 (6.95%) Test Planning
18 208 (6.91%) E-Commerce
19 194 (6.45%) System Testing
20 184 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 996 (33.11%) SQL
2 462 (15.36%) Java
3 338 (11.24%) C#
4 143 (4.75%) JavaScript
5 90 (2.99%) Ruby
6 80 (2.66%) Python
7 54 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 41 (1.36%) VB
9 40 (1.33%) VBScript
10 32 (1.06%) C++
11 30 (1.00%) Perl
11 30 (1.00%) PHP
11 30 (1.00%) C
12 19 (0.63%) Groovy
12 19 (0.63%) VB.NET
13 15 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 13 (0.43%) VBA
15 12 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.37%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1147 (38.13%) ISEB
2 777 (25.83%) ISTQB
3 409 (13.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 304 (10.11%) Degree
5 122 (4.06%) Security Cleared
6 84 (2.79%) VCP4
6 84 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 21 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 14 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
9 13 (0.43%) DV Cleared
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 (0.066%) HNC
14 1 (0.033%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1138 (37.83%) QA
2 13 (0.43%) FATCA
3 6 (0.20%) GAAP
3 6 (0.20%) GAMP
4 5 (0.17%) HL7
5 3 (0.100%) DICOM
6 2 (0.066%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.066%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.033%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.066%) vSphere
3 2 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.033%) Snort
4 1 (0.033%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.033%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 443 (14.73%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.30%) Netcool
2 9 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.13%) Control-M
4 2 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (0.066%) Nessus
4 2 (0.066%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.066%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.033%) nmon
5 1 (0.033%) Puppet
5 1 (0.033%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.033%) Nagios
Vendors
1 381 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 341 (11.34%) HP
3 219 (7.28%) Oracle
4 37 (1.23%) SAP
5 34 (1.13%) IBM
6 19 (0.63%) Business Objects
6 19 (0.63%) VMware
7 14 (0.47%) Citrix
8 13 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (0.43%) ATG
9 12 (0.40%) Atlassian
10 10 (0.33%) Capita
11 9 (0.30%) Veritas
11 9 (0.30%) Remedy
11 9 (0.30%) McAfee
12 8 (0.27%) Informatica
12 8 (0.27%) webMethods
12 8 (0.27%) StatPro
13 7 (0.23%) Intershop
13 7 (0.23%) hybris
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + pension, healthcare & 23 days holiday
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £250 - £320 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £450000.00 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £19000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £250 - £320 per annum
Posted: Yesterday