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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 41 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.40% 6.29% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 6.60% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 6
Median salary £52,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% +4.70%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
247 303 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.80% 95.28% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 140 250 159
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) ISEB
2 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 11 (52.38%) Selenium
4 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 9 (42.86%) JIRA
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
7 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
7 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (28.57%) User Stories
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (28.57%) C
7 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
7 6 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
7 6 (28.57%) JDBC

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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Selenium
2 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 6 (28.57%) JUnit
3 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 4 (19.05%) TestNG
5 2 (9.52%) JMeter
5 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
5 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) JDBC
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) WinForms
2 2 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Cybercrime
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (28.57%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (19.05%) Information Management
5 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) C
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) ISEB
2 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle