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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 198 236 190
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1492 1197 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.23% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.31% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 912 1363
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
93525 91713 97883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78550 74983 84737
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 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -23 391 £42,000 -1.17% 68
South East +29 340 £37,250 +3.47% 32
Yorkshire +37 266 £32,500 +4.83% 27
North West +9 145 £30,000 +3.44% 23
South West +52 118 £31,000 -3.12% 19
East of England +5 92 £35,000 +7.69% 11
West Midlands +4 88 £32,500 +8.33% 10
East Midlands +20 38 £34,000 +23.63% 5
North East -4 8 £28,750 -23.33% 1
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1397 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1155 (37.88%) QA
3 1150 (37.72%) ISEB
4 1000 (32.80%) SQL
5 935 (30.67%) Finance
6 931 (30.53%) Test Scripting
7 875 (28.70%) Software Testing
8 803 (26.34%) Selenium
9 685 (22.47%) ISTQB
10 658 (21.58%) Manual Testing
11 524 (17.19%) Automated Testing
12 497 (16.30%) HP Quality Center
13 480 (15.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 466 (15.28%) Test Automation
15 452 (14.82%) Scrum
16 450 (14.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 414 (13.58%) Java
18 395 (12.96%) Regression Testing
19 390 (12.79%) Automation Testing
20 382 (12.53%) Microsoft
21 372 (12.20%) HP
22 354 (11.61%) QuickTest Pro
23 341 (11.18%) .NET
24 325 (10.66%) Test Management
25 321 (10.53%) Retail
26 314 (10.30%) C#
26 314 (10.30%) WebDriver
27 310 (10.17%) Degree
28 301 (9.87%) Test Strategy
29 297 (9.74%) JIRA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.38%) SharePoint
2 30 (0.98%) Confluence
3 19 (0.62%) IIS
4 15 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 10 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.16%) CMS
10 5 (0.16%) WorkSite
10 5 (0.16%) Node.js
11 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.098%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.098%) JBoss
12 3 (0.098%) Apache
12 3 (0.098%) Liferay
13 2 (0.066%) WordPress
13 2 (0.066%) Lync
Applications
1 214 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 106 (3.48%) MS Office
3 22 (0.72%) MS Project
4 12 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.26%) Mingle
6 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.033%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 30 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
2 23 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.46%) Sentinel
4 14 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 13 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.23%) LatentZero
10 6 (0.20%) Sophis RISQUE
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
12 3 (0.098%) AWD
13 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (0.066%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 28 (0.92%) SaaS
2 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.16%) GitHub
4 4 (0.13%) Trello
4 4 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.066%) Force.com
5 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.066%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.066%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (1.44%) HTTP
2 37 (1.21%) Internet
3 18 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.52%) LAN
5 14 (0.46%) DNS
6 12 (0.39%) WAN
7 7 (0.23%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.20%) Firewall
9 5 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.16%) SMS
10 4 (0.13%) LDAP
10 4 (0.13%) SS7
10 4 (0.13%) ISUP
10 4 (0.13%) INAP
11 3 (0.098%) 3GPP
11 3 (0.098%) LTE
11 3 (0.098%) 4G
11 3 (0.098%) MVNO
12 2 (0.066%) FTP
12 2 (0.066%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 66 (2.16%) Relational Database
3 61 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 52 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 17 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 17 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 15 (0.49%) Big Data
10 14 (0.46%) QlikView
11 13 (0.43%) MySQL
12 9 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (0.26%) DataStage
13 8 (0.26%) MarkLogic
14 6 (0.20%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 803 (26.34%) Selenium
2 354 (11.61%) QuickTest Pro
3 314 (10.30%) WebDriver
4 297 (9.74%) JIRA
5 205 (6.72%) Cucumber
6 197 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 158 (5.18%) Visual Studio
8 131 (4.30%) SoapUI
9 125 (4.10%) SpecFlow
10 83 (2.72%) Git (software)
11 82 (2.69%) JMeter
12 81 (2.66%) LoadRunner
13 73 (2.39%) JUnit
14 68 (2.23%) TestDirector
15 58 (1.90%) FitNesse
16 42 (1.38%) eggPlant
17 41 (1.34%) Jenkins
18 40 (1.31%) TeamCity
19 39 (1.28%) Subversion
20 37 (1.21%) Selenium IDE
General
1 935 (30.67%) Finance
2 321 (10.53%) Retail
3 260 (8.53%) Banking
4 101 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 97 (3.18%) Aerospace
6 44 (1.44%) Marketing
7 40 (1.31%) Retail Banking
8 39 (1.28%) Legal
9 37 (1.21%) Law
10 25 (0.82%) Billing
10 25 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.72%) Games
12 17 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.52%) Military
14 15 (0.49%) Advertising
15 13 (0.43%) Back Office
16 10 (0.33%) Front Office
16 10 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.33%) Publishing
17 8 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (11.18%) .NET
2 213 (6.99%) XML
3 173 (5.67%) Web Services
4 137 (4.49%) SOAP
5 125 (4.10%) HTML
6 72 (2.36%) CSS
7 56 (1.84%) .NET Framework
8 52 (1.71%) ASP.NET
9 51 (1.67%) Gherkin
10 36 (1.18%) XSD
11 35 (1.15%) WSDL
12 27 (0.89%) REST
13 16 (0.52%) JSON
14 15 (0.49%) RESTful
15 14 (0.46%) Middleware
16 12 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (0.36%) WinForms
18 10 (0.33%) Ajax
18 10 (0.33%) WCF
18 10 (0.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 227 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 86 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 70 (2.30%) Open Source
5 63 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 36 (1.18%) AS400
7 34 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 34 (1.12%) User Experience
8 23 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 22 (0.72%) iPhone
10 21 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 20 (0.66%) Derivative
11 20 (0.66%) Statistics
12 18 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 16 (0.52%) iSeries
13 16 (0.52%) iPad
14 15 (0.49%) Equities
14 15 (0.49%) Replication
15 14 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 267 (8.76%) Windows
2 184 (6.03%) UNIX
3 97 (3.18%) Linux
4 72 (2.36%) Android
5 59 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 27 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 25 (0.82%) Windows XP
9 15 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.30%) Solaris
11 5 (0.16%) AIX
11 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.098%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.066%) CentOS
13 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.033%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.033%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1397 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
2 931 (30.53%) Test Scripting
3 875 (28.70%) Software Testing
4 658 (21.58%) Manual Testing
5 524 (17.19%) Automated Testing
6 480 (15.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 466 (15.28%) Test Automation
8 452 (14.82%) Scrum
9 395 (12.96%) Regression Testing
10 390 (12.79%) Automation Testing
11 325 (10.66%) Test Management
12 301 (9.87%) Test Strategy
13 276 (9.05%) Performance Testing
14 266 (8.72%) BDD
15 264 (8.66%) TDD
16 251 (8.23%) Test Planning
17 205 (6.72%) Integration Testing
18 197 (6.46%) System Testing
19 191 (6.26%) E-Commerce
20 161 (5.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1000 (32.80%) SQL
2 414 (13.58%) Java
3 314 (10.30%) C#
4 134 (4.39%) JavaScript
5 89 (2.92%) Python
6 83 (2.72%) Ruby
7 49 (1.61%) VBScript
8 44 (1.44%) VB
9 43 (1.41%) Perl
9 43 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 31 (1.02%) C++
10 31 (1.02%) C
11 30 (0.98%) PHP
12 26 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 25 (0.82%) Groovy
14 15 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.39%) VBA
16 8 (0.26%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.26%) Scala
16 8 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1150 (37.72%) ISEB
2 685 (22.47%) ISTQB
3 450 (14.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 310 (10.17%) Degree
5 140 (4.59%) Security Cleared
6 97 (3.18%) SC Cleared
7 21 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 12 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (0.20%) HND
10 5 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 4 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.066%) HNC
12 2 (0.066%) APMP
13 1 (0.033%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1155 (37.88%) QA
2 11 (0.36%) GAAP
3 8 (0.26%) HL7
3 8 (0.26%) GAMP
4 4 (0.13%) FATCA
5 3 (0.098%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.098%) DICOM
6 2 (0.066%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.066%) SLA
7 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.13%) NFS
4 2 (0.066%) vSphere
4 2 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.033%) Snort
5 1 (0.033%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.033%) Firmware
5 1 (0.033%) KVM
Systems Management
1 497 (16.30%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.39%) Netcool
2 12 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (0.16%) Control-M
3 5 (0.16%) SCCM
4 3 (0.098%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.066%) Nessus
5 2 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.033%) Nagios
6 1 (0.033%) Ansible
6 1 (0.033%) Puppet
6 1 (0.033%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 382 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 372 (12.20%) HP
3 208 (6.82%) Oracle
4 31 (1.02%) SAP
5 28 (0.92%) IBM
6 24 (0.79%) Citrix
7 21 (0.69%) VMware
8 18 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (0.56%) Business Objects
10 14 (0.46%) webMethods
10 14 (0.46%) StatPro
10 14 (0.46%) thinkFolio
11 13 (0.43%) ATG
12 12 (0.39%) McAfee
12 12 (0.39%) Veritas
12 12 (0.39%) Informatica
12 12 (0.39%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.36%) Capita
14 9 (0.30%) Charles River
15 8 (0.26%) Remedy
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + pension, parking, cycle to work
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum BONUS, 25 days holiday, Pension, Pri
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Isle of Man
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + 20% Maximum Tax
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago