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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 29 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.46% 2.86% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.79% 2.96% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 6
Average salary £43,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.94% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
280 169 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.24% 96.57% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 230 163 196
Average salary £42,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.30% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £50,000
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
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 17 April 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) ISEB
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) UNIX
6 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (29.17%) SAS
8 7 (29.17%) Business Objects
8 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) Retail
10 5 (20.83%) Banking
10 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (16.67%) User Stories
11 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Degree
12 3 (12.50%) Perl
12 3 (12.50%) .NET
12 3 (12.50%) Korn
13 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (29.17%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) JMeter
1 2 (8.33%) NeoLoad
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) WinForms
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
2 2 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) JSF
3 1 (4.17%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) Korn
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Lua
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) ISEB
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
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