The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 89 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.29% 1.42% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.48% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 22
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
960 1220 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.30% 96.29% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 776 941 1094
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Essex region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Brentwood +2 2 £43,750 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Essex region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) JMeter
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) OWASP
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) API Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) OWASP
5 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP