The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucester region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 34 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.51% 7.95% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 8.14% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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
339 172 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.26% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 319 124 146
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) ISEB
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Test Scripting
6 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
6 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
6 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (32.35%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) C++
8 10 (29.41%) Java
8 10 (29.41%) LoadRunner
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Unix
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
11 6 (17.65%) JIRA
11 6 (17.65%) Selenium
11 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
12 5 (14.71%) SCCM
12 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (14.71%) OpenUP
12 5 (14.71%) TestNG
12 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
12 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 10 (29.41%) LoadRunner
3 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 6 (17.65%) Selenium
4 5 (14.71%) JUnit
4 5 (14.71%) TestNG
5 3 (8.82%) TestDirector
6 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
6 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.88%) WinRunner
7 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Test Scripting
2 13 (38.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (14.71%) OpenUP
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) C++
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) ISEB
3 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Altiris
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas