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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 210 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1536 1609 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.43% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.51% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1290 1189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -61 400 £42,500 - 62
South East -32 308 £38,250 +6.99% 41
Yorkshire +17 279 £35,000 +6.06% 19
North West +50 162 £32,000 +6.66% 18
South West +29 125 £32,500 -7.14% 25
East of England +27 101 £35,000 - 11
East Midlands +34 83 £34,000 -0.58% 6
West Midlands -29 62 £35,000 +16.66% 8
North East +2 16 £23,500 -9.61% 7
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1439 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1142 (37.92%) QA
3 1087 (36.09%) ISEB
4 997 (33.10%) SQL
5 990 (32.87%) Test Scripting
6 939 (31.18%) Finance
7 861 (28.59%) Selenium
8 780 (25.90%) ISTQB
9 753 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 559 (18.56%) Manual Testing
10 559 (18.56%) Test Automation
11 541 (17.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 535 (17.76%) Automated Testing
13 528 (17.53%) Java
14 430 (14.28%) Scrum
15 378 (12.55%) C#
16 376 (12.48%) Microsoft
17 372 (12.35%) WebDriver
18 368 (12.22%) HP Quality Center
19 366 (12.15%) Regression Testing
20 360 (11.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 354 (11.75%) Automation Testing
22 351 (11.65%) .NET
23 338 (11.22%) QuickTest Pro
24 328 (10.89%) Degree
25 307 (10.19%) Test Management
26 304 (10.09%) Test Strategy
27 297 (9.86%) HP
28 296 (9.83%) TDD
29 285 (9.46%) BDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 21 (0.70%) Confluence
3 20 (0.66%) IIS
4 16 (0.53%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.40%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.30%) SAS
8 8 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.17%) Node.js
11 4 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.13%) CMS
12 3 (0.100%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.066%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.066%) MTS
14 1 (0.033%) JBoss
14 1 (0.033%) Apache
14 1 (0.033%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.033%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 223 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 105 (3.49%) MS Office
3 23 (0.76%) MS Project
4 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.17%) Mingle
6 1 (0.033%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 23 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
1 23 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
4 14 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
4 14 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.100%) Sophis RISQUE
8 2 (0.066%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.066%) BASE24
8 2 (0.066%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.066%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.033%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 29 (0.96%) SaaS
2 17 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.100%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.066%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.066%) Office 365
5 2 (0.066%) GitHub
5 2 (0.066%) Trello
6 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.033%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.033%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.00%) Internet
2 22 (0.73%) HTTP
3 18 (0.60%) DNS
4 15 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.33%) DHCP
5 10 (0.33%) Wireless
6 9 (0.30%) LAN
7 8 (0.27%) WAN
7 8 (0.27%) Firewall
8 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.13%) ATM
10 3 (0.100%) 3GPP
10 3 (0.100%) SSH
11 2 (0.066%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.066%) SSL
11 2 (0.066%) ICMP
11 2 (0.066%) VoIP
11 2 (0.066%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.066%) WebEx
11 2 (0.066%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 80 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (1.76%) Relational Database
4 52 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 43 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (1.06%) Big Data
8 25 (0.83%) MySQL
9 18 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 18 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (0.56%) Hadoop
11 14 (0.46%) NoSQL
12 11 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (0.33%) RDBMS
13 10 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
15 8 (0.27%) DB2
15 8 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 861 (28.59%) Selenium
2 372 (12.35%) WebDriver
3 338 (11.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 263 (8.73%) JIRA
5 206 (6.84%) Cucumber
6 189 (6.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 155 (5.15%) Visual Studio
8 132 (4.38%) SoapUI
9 110 (3.65%) SpecFlow
10 102 (3.39%) JUnit
11 82 (2.72%) LoadRunner
12 79 (2.62%) JMeter
13 73 (2.42%) Jenkins
14 56 (1.86%) Git (software)
15 54 (1.79%) TestNG
16 46 (1.53%) TestDirector
17 39 (1.29%) Firebug
18 38 (1.26%) Eclipse
19 35 (1.16%) NUnit
19 35 (1.16%) FitNesse
General
1 939 (31.18%) Finance
2 269 (8.93%) Banking
3 260 (8.63%) Retail
4 85 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 72 (2.39%) Aerospace
6 43 (1.43%) Law
7 38 (1.26%) Investment Banking
8 35 (1.16%) Legal
9 34 (1.13%) Marketing
10 33 (1.10%) Games
11 27 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 24 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 22 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.60%) Billing
15 17 (0.56%) Advertising
16 14 (0.46%) Back Office
17 11 (0.37%) Military
18 7 (0.23%) Front Office
18 7 (0.23%) Publishing
19 5 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (11.65%) .NET
2 201 (6.67%) XML
3 143 (4.75%) HTML
3 143 (4.75%) Web Services
4 95 (3.15%) SOAP
5 70 (2.32%) CSS
6 47 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 46 (1.53%) .NET Framework
8 40 (1.33%) Gherkin
9 35 (1.16%) JSON
10 26 (0.86%) Middleware
11 20 (0.66%) REST
12 18 (0.60%) RESTful
13 17 (0.56%) WPF
14 16 (0.53%) WinForms
14 16 (0.53%) Ajax
15 14 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (0.43%) WCF
17 11 (0.37%) DOM
18 9 (0.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 266 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 86 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 85 (2.82%) Open Source
5 47 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 43 (1.43%) AS400
7 41 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 28 (0.93%) User Experience
9 24 (0.80%) Mathematics
10 23 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 23 (0.76%) iSeries
11 21 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 19 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
13 18 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.60%) Replication
14 17 (0.56%) Statistics
15 16 (0.53%) iPhone
16 12 (0.40%) iPad
16 12 (0.40%) Hedge funds
16 12 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 246 (8.17%) Windows
2 157 (5.21%) UNIX
3 110 (3.65%) Linux
4 84 (2.79%) Android
5 83 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.100%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.100%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.066%) AIX
12 2 (0.066%) Solaris
12 2 (0.066%) Debian
12 2 (0.066%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.066%) CentOS
13 1 (0.033%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1439 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 990 (32.87%) Test Scripting
3 753 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 559 (18.56%) Manual Testing
4 559 (18.56%) Test Automation
5 541 (17.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 535 (17.76%) Automated Testing
7 430 (14.28%) Scrum
8 366 (12.15%) Regression Testing
9 354 (11.75%) Automation Testing
10 307 (10.19%) Test Management
11 304 (10.09%) Test Strategy
12 296 (9.83%) TDD
13 285 (9.46%) BDD
14 266 (8.83%) Performance Testing
15 226 (7.50%) E-Commerce
16 221 (7.34%) Integration Testing
17 212 (7.04%) Test Planning
18 200 (6.64%) Waterfall
19 188 (6.24%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 997 (33.10%) SQL
2 528 (17.53%) Java
3 378 (12.55%) C#
4 153 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 93 (3.09%) Ruby
6 72 (2.39%) Python
7 51 (1.69%) VB
8 48 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 42 (1.39%) VBScript
10 32 (1.06%) C
11 31 (1.03%) PHP
12 28 (0.93%) C++
13 27 (0.90%) Perl
14 19 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 18 (0.60%) VB.NET
16 16 (0.53%) Groovy
17 11 (0.37%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.37%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.33%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1087 (36.09%) ISEB
2 780 (25.90%) ISTQB
3 360 (11.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 328 (10.89%) Degree
5 116 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 74 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 14 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
9 12 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.30%) HND
11 3 (0.100%) APMP
11 3 (0.100%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.100%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 3 (0.100%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.066%) HNC
13 1 (0.033%) PMP
13 1 (0.033%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.033%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1142 (37.92%) QA
2 13 (0.43%) FATCA
3 4 (0.13%) GAAP
4 3 (0.100%) HL7
4 3 (0.100%) DICOM
5 2 (0.066%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.066%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.33%) vSphere
4 8 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.033%) Snort
6 1 (0.033%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 368 (12.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.100%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.066%) Control-M
3 2 (0.066%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.066%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.033%) nmon
4 1 (0.033%) Puppet
Vendors
1 376 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 297 (9.86%) HP
3 245 (8.13%) Oracle
4 39 (1.29%) IBM
5 31 (1.03%) SAP
6 26 (0.86%) VMware
7 21 (0.70%) Business Objects
8 13 (0.43%) ATG
9 11 (0.37%) WorldPay
10 9 (0.30%) Capita
10 9 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.23%) Intershop
11 7 (0.23%) hybris
11 7 (0.23%) Demandware
11 7 (0.23%) Charles River
11 7 (0.23%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.20%) Google
12 6 (0.20%) Remedy
13 5 (0.17%) VocaLink
13 5 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday