The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 33 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.53% 1.22% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.25% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 160 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.56% 97.56% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 203 155 169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Farnborough

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) TestNG
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) QUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) TestNG
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) QUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA