The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 32 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.91% 2.96% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 3.15% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £25,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Test Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 127 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 96.55% 94.07% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 133 119 84
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Exeter

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 13 (61.90%) Test Scripting
2 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
2 10 (47.62%) QA
3 9 (42.86%) ISEB
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) C
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) Statistics
7 5 (23.81%) LoadRunner
7 5 (23.81%) Aerospace
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Load Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
7 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) People Management
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 4 (19.05%) Time Management
8 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) XHTML
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Aerospace
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) XHTML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Load Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
4 5 (23.81%) People Management
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
2 9 (42.86%) ISEB
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
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