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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 197 209 173
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1587 1393 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.48% 1.40% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.48% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1172 1555
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 -41 446 £45,000 - 42
South East +30 409 £35,000 - 37
Yorkshire +31 217 £32,500 -4.41% 23
North West -9 148 £30,000 - 14
South West -13 127 £32,500 +3.17% 16
East of England +7 94 £32,500 +1.56% 15
West Midlands -40 81 £32,500 +4.83% 5
East Midlands +37 66 £30,000 -6.25% 6
North East -12 14 £34,500 +27.77% 2
Midlands - 5 - - 1
South Coast - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1482 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1240 (37.64%) QA
3 1062 (32.24%) SQL
4 1044 (31.69%) ISEB
5 991 (30.09%) Test Scripting
6 955 (28.99%) Selenium
7 914 (27.75%) Finance
8 883 (26.81%) Software Testing
9 714 (21.68%) Manual Testing
10 591 (17.94%) HP Quality Center
11 555 (16.85%) ISTQB
12 543 (16.48%) Automated Testing
13 518 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 477 (14.48%) Java
15 476 (14.45%) QuickTest Pro
16 460 (13.96%) Test Automation
17 429 (13.02%) .NET
18 418 (12.69%) Scrum
19 414 (12.57%) Automation Testing
20 399 (12.11%) Microsoft
21 383 (11.63%) Degree
22 377 (11.45%) C#
22 377 (11.45%) Regression Testing
23 371 (11.26%) HP
24 337 (10.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
25 326 (9.90%) Windows
26 307 (9.32%) Test Strategy
27 306 (9.29%) SQL Server
28 304 (9.23%) WebDriver
29 281 (8.53%) XML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (1.15%) Confluence
2 22 (0.67%) SharePoint
3 17 (0.52%) IIS
3 17 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
3 17 (0.52%) WorkSite
4 13 (0.39%) WebSphere
5 12 (0.36%) CMS
6 9 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.21%) ColdFusion
8 6 (0.18%) Apache
8 6 (0.18%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.18%) WordPress
9 5 (0.15%) Documentum
10 4 (0.12%) SAS
10 4 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (0.12%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.12%) Drupal
11 3 (0.091%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.091%) Liferay
Applications
1 204 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 123 (3.73%) MS Office
3 16 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.21%) MS Project
5 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.030%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 42 (1.28%) JDE OneWorld
2 23 (0.70%) Sentinel
3 15 (0.46%) SAP FI
3 15 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (0.46%) SAP CO
4 10 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.27%) LatentZero
5 9 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.18%) Magento
8 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.12%) AWD
9 4 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
10 3 (0.091%) HiPortfolio
10 3 (0.091%) Sophis RISQUE
10 3 (0.091%) VisionPLUS
11 2 (0.061%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.76%) SaaS
2 14 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.091%) GitHub
4 2 (0.061%) Basecamp
4 2 (0.061%) Office 365
5 1 (0.030%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.030%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.03%) Internet
2 59 (1.79%) HTTP
3 38 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.64%) LAN
5 17 (0.52%) SMS
5 17 (0.52%) DNS
6 16 (0.49%) 3G
7 14 (0.43%) SS7
7 14 (0.43%) Wireshark
8 13 (0.39%) INAP
8 13 (0.39%) ISUP
8 13 (0.39%) LDAP
9 11 (0.33%) Firewall
10 10 (0.30%) LTE
10 10 (0.30%) 4G
11 9 (0.27%) FTP
12 8 (0.24%) ATM
13 7 (0.21%) WAN
14 6 (0.18%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.061%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 63 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 42 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 23 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (0.64%) MySQL
9 21 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (0.58%) DB2
12 16 (0.49%) NoSQL
13 15 (0.46%) DataStage
14 14 (0.43%) Big Data
15 12 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.33%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 955 (28.99%) Selenium
2 476 (14.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 304 (9.23%) WebDriver
4 244 (7.41%) JIRA
5 232 (7.04%) Cucumber
6 186 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 150 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 131 (3.98%) SoapUI
9 121 (3.67%) LoadRunner
10 110 (3.34%) FitNesse
10 110 (3.34%) SpecFlow
11 107 (3.25%) JMeter
12 97 (2.94%) TestDirector
13 75 (2.28%) JUnit
14 62 (1.88%) Git (software)
15 56 (1.70%) Selenium IDE
16 54 (1.64%) Jenkins
17 47 (1.43%) WinRunner
18 41 (1.24%) TestNG
19 39 (1.18%) TestComplete
General
1 914 (27.75%) Finance
2 251 (7.62%) Retail
3 197 (5.98%) Banking
4 131 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 80 (2.43%) Law
6 66 (2.00%) Marketing
7 51 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 45 (1.37%) Legal
9 39 (1.18%) Billing
9 39 (1.18%) Publishing
10 33 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 31 (0.94%) Games
12 21 (0.64%) Front Office
12 21 (0.64%) Back Office
13 17 (0.52%) Advertising
14 15 (0.46%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.15%) Automotive
17 5 (0.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (13.02%) .NET
2 281 (8.53%) XML
3 246 (7.47%) Web Services
4 214 (6.50%) SOAP
5 168 (5.10%) HTML
6 106 (3.22%) CSS
7 77 (2.34%) REST
8 63 (1.91%) XSD
9 61 (1.85%) WSDL
10 59 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 58 (1.76%) ASP.NET
12 46 (1.40%) Gherkin
13 30 (0.91%) Middleware
14 25 (0.76%) RESTful
15 21 (0.64%) jQuery
16 18 (0.55%) JMS
17 17 (0.52%) WCF
18 16 (0.49%) CGI
18 16 (0.49%) Ajax
19 13 (0.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 251 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 113 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 72 (2.19%) Open Source
5 69 (2.09%) Mathematics
6 64 (1.94%) Derivative
7 45 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 45 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 44 (1.34%) User Experience
9 41 (1.24%) Equities
10 36 (1.09%) Mainframe
11 33 (1.00%) Fixed Income
12 25 (0.76%) AS400
13 22 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (0.58%) Blackberry
15 17 (0.52%) Statistics
16 16 (0.49%) iPhone
17 14 (0.43%) IVR
18 13 (0.39%) iPad
19 12 (0.36%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 326 (9.90%) Windows
2 177 (5.37%) UNIX
3 138 (4.19%) Linux
4 61 (1.85%) Android
4 61 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 52 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 30 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 23 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (0.58%) Solaris
9 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.15%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.091%) AIX
12 3 (0.091%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.061%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.061%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1482 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 991 (30.09%) Test Scripting
3 883 (26.81%) Software Testing
4 714 (21.68%) Manual Testing
5 543 (16.48%) Automated Testing
6 518 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 460 (13.96%) Test Automation
8 418 (12.69%) Scrum
9 414 (12.57%) Automation Testing
10 377 (11.45%) Regression Testing
11 307 (9.32%) Test Strategy
12 276 (8.38%) Test Planning
13 270 (8.20%) Test Management
14 260 (7.89%) Performance Testing
15 236 (7.16%) E-Commerce
16 221 (6.71%) BDD
17 219 (6.65%) TDD
18 200 (6.07%) System Testing
19 194 (5.89%) Integration Testing
20 169 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1062 (32.24%) SQL
2 477 (14.48%) Java
3 377 (11.45%) C#
4 168 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 102 (3.10%) Python
6 101 (3.07%) VBScript
7 83 (2.52%) VB
8 79 (2.40%) Ruby
9 75 (2.28%) C++
10 63 (1.91%) Perl
11 60 (1.82%) PHP
12 48 (1.46%) C
13 40 (1.21%) T-SQL
14 25 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 25 (0.76%) Groovy
15 23 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.49%) XPath
17 12 (0.36%) VBA
18 8 (0.24%) Bash Shell
19 7 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1044 (31.69%) ISEB
2 555 (16.85%) ISTQB
3 383 (11.63%) Degree
4 337 (10.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 153 (4.64%) Security Cleared
6 100 (3.04%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.18%) CISSP
10 5 (0.15%) CSQA
11 4 (0.12%) PhD
11 4 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.12%) MBA
12 2 (0.061%) GIAC
12 2 (0.061%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.061%) CEH
12 2 (0.061%) CISMP
12 2 (0.061%) CISM
12 2 (0.061%) HND
12 2 (0.061%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1240 (37.64%) QA
2 10 (0.30%) HL7
2 10 (0.30%) SLA
3 7 (0.21%) GAAP
4 5 (0.15%) GAMP
5 3 (0.091%) WAI
5 3 (0.091%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.061%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.061%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.030%) FATCA
7 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.030%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.39%) NFS
3 2 (0.061%) vSphere
4 1 (0.030%) KVM
4 1 (0.030%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.030%) XenApp
4 1 (0.030%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 591 (17.94%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.70%) SCCM
3 19 (0.58%) Tivoli
4 13 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (0.36%) Netcool
6 7 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.15%) Puppet
8 3 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.091%) Ansible
9 2 (0.061%) nmon
9 2 (0.061%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.061%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (0.061%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.061%) Control-M
9 2 (0.061%) Nessus
10 1 (0.030%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 399 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 371 (11.26%) HP
3 187 (5.68%) Oracle
4 63 (1.91%) Citrix
5 61 (1.85%) SAP
6 47 (1.43%) IBM
7 28 (0.85%) thinkFolio
8 26 (0.79%) Altiris
8 26 (0.79%) Cognos
8 26 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (0.79%) VMware
9 23 (0.70%) webMethods
9 23 (0.70%) StatPro
10 22 (0.67%) Charles River
11 17 (0.52%) Informatica
11 17 (0.52%) Interwoven
12 16 (0.49%) Capita
13 15 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 14 (0.43%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.39%) TIBCO
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago