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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 230 219 217
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1279 1533 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.43% 1.50% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.56% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1304 1235
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 -20 296 £45,000 - 51
South East +30 289 £35,125 +0.35% 25
Yorkshire +18 184 £35,000 +4.47% 18
South West -34 126 £34,750 +6.92% 23
North West -33 120 £32,500 - 18
East of England +4 111 £35,000 -6.66% 15
West Midlands +11 100 £32,500 +4.83% 11
East Midlands -26 42 £31,656 -9.55% 4
North East -12 8 £35,000 +10.75% 2
Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1409 (54.51%) Agile Software Development
2 975 (37.72%) QA
3 924 (35.74%) Selenium
4 916 (35.44%) Test Scripting
5 888 (34.35%) SQL
6 829 (32.07%) ISEB
7 794 (30.72%) Finance
8 729 (28.20%) ISTQB
9 657 (25.42%) Software Testing
10 583 (22.55%) Manual Testing
11 525 (20.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 500 (19.34%) Test Automation
13 488 (18.88%) Regression Testing
14 486 (18.80%) Java
15 471 (18.22%) Automated Testing
16 439 (16.98%) Automation Testing
17 425 (16.44%) Scrum
18 423 (16.36%) C#
19 421 (16.29%) SDLC
20 403 (15.59%) JIRA
21 382 (14.78%) Microsoft
22 354 (13.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 339 (13.11%) Functional Testing
24 333 (12.88%) .NET
25 315 (12.19%) BDD
26 292 (11.30%) Cucumber
27 287 (11.10%) Test Strategy
28 284 (10.99%) WebDriver
29 271 (10.48%) Degree
30 267 (10.33%) Non-Functional Testing

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 54 (2.09%) Confluence
2 40 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 15 (0.58%) WebLogic
4 14 (0.54%) CMS
5 12 (0.46%) IIS
5 12 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 11 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (0.39%) Drupal
8 9 (0.35%) WordPress
9 8 (0.31%) SAS
10 5 (0.19%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.15%) CICS
11 4 (0.15%) Xceptor
12 3 (0.12%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.077%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.039%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.039%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 142 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 113 (4.37%) MS Office
3 14 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.077%) Maya
6 2 (0.077%) Mingle
7 1 (0.039%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 35 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.58%) CSG Singleview
3 9 (0.35%) Magento
3 9 (0.35%) Shopify
4 6 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.15%) FastStats
5 4 (0.15%) Maximo
5 4 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.077%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.077%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.077%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.54%) SaaS
3 9 (0.35%) Basecamp
3 9 (0.35%) Office 365
4 7 (0.27%) GitHub
5 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.12%) Slack
8 2 (0.077%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.077%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.039%) iTunes
9 1 (0.039%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.66%) HTTP
2 29 (1.12%) HTTPS
3 24 (0.93%) LAN
4 21 (0.81%) WAN
5 20 (0.77%) Internet
6 14 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.46%) 4G
8 9 (0.35%) IP Telephony
8 9 (0.35%) Wireshark
9 8 (0.31%) 2G
9 8 (0.31%) 3G
9 8 (0.31%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (0.31%) GSM
9 8 (0.31%) ISUP
9 8 (0.31%) LTE
9 8 (0.31%) SCCP
9 8 (0.31%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (0.31%) SS7
9 8 (0.31%) tcpdump
9 8 (0.31%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.70%) MySQL
3 40 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 24 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 18 (0.70%) Big Data
7 16 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (0.50%) Data Mining
10 13 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.27%) DB2
14 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.19%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.15%) MS Access
16 4 (0.15%) NoSQL
16 4 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
17 3 (0.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 924 (35.74%) Selenium
2 403 (15.59%) JIRA
3 292 (11.30%) Cucumber
4 284 (10.99%) WebDriver
5 262 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 246 (9.52%) SoapUI
7 209 (8.09%) HP UFT
8 150 (5.80%) LoadRunner
9 146 (5.65%) JMeter
10 132 (5.11%) Jenkins
11 128 (4.95%) SpecFlow
12 90 (3.48%) Visual Studio
13 64 (2.48%) Git (software)
14 56 (2.17%) JUnit
15 55 (2.13%) NUnit
16 46 (1.78%) Appium
17 35 (1.35%) MSTest
17 35 (1.35%) Subversion
18 34 (1.32%) TeamCity
19 29 (1.12%) NeoLoad
General
1 794 (30.72%) Finance
2 180 (6.96%) Banking
3 126 (4.87%) Retail
4 79 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 55 (2.13%) Games
6 44 (1.70%) Marketing
7 38 (1.47%) Legal
8 33 (1.28%) Billing
9 28 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 25 (0.97%) Advertising
11 20 (0.77%) Law
12 19 (0.74%) Automotive
13 18 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.62%) Back Office
15 13 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.43%) Front Office
17 8 (0.31%) Local Government
18 6 (0.23%) Electronics
18 6 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (12.88%) .NET
2 156 (6.03%) XML
3 147 (5.69%) HTML
4 144 (5.57%) SOAP
5 141 (5.45%) Web Services
6 81 (3.13%) CSS
7 80 (3.09%) REST
8 66 (2.55%) ASP.NET
9 44 (1.70%) Gherkin
10 30 (1.16%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.01%) RESTful
12 21 (0.81%) J2EE
12 21 (0.81%) Node.js
13 13 (0.50%) JSON
14 12 (0.46%) Ajax
14 12 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (0.46%) HTML5
15 11 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 101 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 55 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 39 (1.51%) User Experience
6 36 (1.39%) iPad
7 30 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 21 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 19 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 16 (0.62%) AS400
11 16 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (0.62%) Online Games
11 16 (0.62%) Replication
12 15 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.58%) Derivative
12 15 (0.58%) Fintech
13 13 (0.50%) Equities
13 13 (0.50%) Online Banking
14 12 (0.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 217 (8.39%) Unix
2 166 (6.42%) Windows
3 101 (3.91%) Linux
4 83 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 80 (3.09%) Android
6 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.43%) CentOS
10 11 (0.43%) Windows NT
11 10 (0.39%) Windows Server
12 8 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.23%) Solaris
13 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.15%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.15%) VMS
14 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.077%) AIX
15 2 (0.077%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1409 (54.51%) Agile Software Development
2 916 (35.44%) Test Scripting
3 657 (25.42%) Software Testing
4 583 (22.55%) Manual Testing
5 525 (20.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 500 (19.34%) Test Automation
7 488 (18.88%) Regression Testing
8 471 (18.22%) Automated Testing
9 439 (16.98%) Automation Testing
10 425 (16.44%) Scrum
11 421 (16.29%) SDLC
12 339 (13.11%) Functional Testing
13 315 (12.19%) BDD
14 287 (11.10%) Test Strategy
15 267 (10.33%) Non-Functional Testing
16 260 (10.06%) Waterfall
17 245 (9.48%) Defect Management
18 232 (8.97%) Performance Testing
19 219 (8.47%) TDD
20 197 (7.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 888 (34.35%) SQL
2 486 (18.80%) Java
3 423 (16.36%) C#
4 121 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 93 (3.60%) Python
6 70 (2.71%) Shell Script
7 69 (2.67%) Ruby
8 55 (2.13%) VB
9 51 (1.97%) C++
10 45 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 35 (1.35%) C
12 34 (1.32%) Perl
13 31 (1.20%) PHP
14 27 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 25 (0.97%) PL/SQL
16 24 (0.93%) T-SQL
17 18 (0.70%) VBScript
18 15 (0.58%) XPath
19 13 (0.50%) Scala
20 11 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 829 (32.07%) ISEB
2 729 (28.20%) ISTQB
3 354 (13.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 271 (10.48%) Degree
5 110 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 63 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 46 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.35%) HP ASE
10 5 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.19%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.12%) CISSP
12 2 (0.077%) CEH
12 2 (0.077%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.077%) OSCP
13 1 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.039%) CISA
13 1 (0.039%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.039%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.039%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 975 (37.72%) QA
2 20 (0.77%) SDET
3 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.23%) SLA
5 5 (0.19%) SEPA
6 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.077%) FATCA
8 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.039%) EMIR
8 1 (0.039%) GAMP
8 1 (0.039%) HL7
8 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 16 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.15%) Docker
4 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 259 (10.02%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.46%) SCCM
3 10 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (0.35%) 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
6 4 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.039%) Control-M
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.039%) Puppet
7 1 (0.039%) SCSM
Vendors
1 382 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 247 (9.56%) HP
3 194 (7.50%) Oracle
4 55 (2.13%) SAP
5 24 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 19 (0.74%) IBM
7 16 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
7 16 (0.62%) VMware
8 13 (0.50%) Rally
8 13 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 12 (0.46%) Cognizant
10 9 (0.35%) Adobe
10 9 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.31%) Citrix
12 7 (0.27%) Informatica
12 7 (0.27%) Sun
13 6 (0.23%) BT
13 6 (0.23%) CA
13 6 (0.23%) Intel Security
13 6 (0.23%) NCR
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £27500.00 - £36000.00 per annum + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 13% Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bens + Development
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago