The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 21 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.68% - 9.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% - 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 98 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 97.32% 94.23% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 99
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £34,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Gatwick

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Gatwick

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Capita