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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 24 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.58% 3.92% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.92% 4.03% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 1
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
265 149 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.67% 97.39% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 238 128 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 27 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 22 (48.89%) ISEB
3 18 (40.00%) UNIX
3 18 (40.00%) Linux
4 15 (33.33%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Finance
5 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
6 12 (26.67%) Java
7 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (22.22%) Oracle
8 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
8 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
8 10 (22.22%) Banking
8 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 9 (20.00%) SAS
9 9 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (17.78%) Perl
10 8 (17.78%) Retail
10 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (15.56%) C
11 7 (15.56%) SDLC
12 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
12 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Python
13 5 (11.11%) Cyber Security

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) JMeter
2 1 (2.22%) MSTest
2 1 (2.22%) NeoLoad
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 8 (17.78%) Retail
4 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) AS400
2 3 (6.67%) iSeries
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) UNIX
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.67%) Test Planning
10 3 (6.67%) CRM
10 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.44%) User Stories
12 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) C
6 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 5 (11.11%) Python
8 4 (8.89%) Korn
9 1 (2.22%) Lua
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) ISEB
2 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
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