The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 36 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.82% 2.26% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.48% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
172 242 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.18% 91.32% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 163 195 276
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
Gloucestershire

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 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 6 (54.55%) Korn
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) JSF
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Windows

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
1 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) Korn
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared