The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 32 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.38% 5.38% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 5.56% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 1
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.00%
Test Analyst
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
241 180 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.02% 96.77% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 221 149 155
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
3 14 (43.75%) UNIX
3 14 (43.75%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) ISEB
6 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (28.13%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (28.13%) Perl
7 9 (28.13%) SAS
8 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 8 (25.00%) Retail
8 8 (25.00%) SDLC
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
10 5 (15.63%) Korn
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 4 (12.50%) Big Data
11 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
12 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Toad
2 1 (3.13%) JMeter
2 1 (3.13%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) NeoLoad
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) POSIX
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) iSeries
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
2 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 5 (15.63%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) Korn
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
2 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
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