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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 38 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.10% 0.58% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.61% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
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
262 164 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.97% 95.91% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 219 156 158
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 September 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%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Java
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%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QA
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%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
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 18 September 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%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
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