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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 35 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.68% 1.02% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.04% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
144 192 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.63% 97.46% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 154 278
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) JSF
4 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Korn
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) ISEB
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Billing
7 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Email Management
7 1 (7.14%) ISTQB

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Email Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Korn
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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