The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 53 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 40 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.39% 3.15% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 3.24% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 12
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,600 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Test Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
872 988 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.72% 97.24% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 606 821 777
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Gloucestershire region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 16 £40,000 -4.76%
Cheltenham +6 12 £45,000 +60.71% 2
Cirencester - 6 £35,000 - 1
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 57 (57.58%) ISEB
2 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.47%) Test Scripting
3 41 (41.41%) Security Cleared
4 35 (35.35%) ISTQB
5 33 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 30 (30.30%) DV Cleared
7 28 (28.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (25.25%) Selenium
9 23 (23.23%) Java
10 22 (22.22%) SQL
10 22 (22.22%) Performance Testing
11 20 (20.20%) Linux
11 20 (20.20%) Finance
12 19 (19.19%) Windows
12 19 (19.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 18 (18.18%) Unix
13 18 (18.18%) C
13 18 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (17.17%) QA
15 16 (16.16%) Automated Testing
15 16 (16.16%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
17 14 (14.14%) Test Planning
17 14 (14.14%) Manual Testing
17 14 (14.14%) .NET
18 13 (13.13%) C#
18 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
18 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (5.05%) IIS
1 5 (5.05%) SAS
1 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) DNS
4 2 (2.02%) HTTP
4 2 (2.02%) LAN
4 2 (2.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Selenium
2 9 (9.09%) JIRA
2 9 (9.09%) JMeter
2 9 (9.09%) NeoLoad
3 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.05%) LoadRunner
6 5 (5.05%) Toad
7 4 (4.04%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.03%) TestDirector
9 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.02%) JUnit
9 2 (2.02%) RSpec
9 2 (2.02%) TestNG
10 1 (1.01%) Hudson
10 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 2 (2.02%) Law
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Military
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) .NET
2 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.08%) XML
4 7 (7.07%) HTML
5 6 (6.06%) SOAP
6 5 (5.05%) WCF
6 5 (5.05%) Web Services
6 5 (5.05%) WinForms
6 5 (5.05%) WPF
7 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.02%) J2EE
8 2 (2.02%) JDBC
8 2 (2.02%) JMS
8 2 (2.02%) XSLT
9 1 (1.01%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.05%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.04%) AS400
4 4 (4.04%) iSeries
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) PMI
4 4 (4.04%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.02%) Cybercrime
5 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Linux
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 18 (18.18%) Unix
4 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (47.47%) Test Scripting
2 33 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 28 (28.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 18 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
6 16 (16.16%) Automated Testing
7 15 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (14.14%) Manual Testing
8 14 (14.14%) Test Planning
9 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.13%) Defect Management
10 12 (12.12%) Functional Testing
11 11 (11.11%) Scrum
12 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
14 8 (8.08%) Regression Testing
15 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) Java
2 22 (22.22%) SQL
3 18 (18.18%) C
4 16 (16.16%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.13%) C#
6 11 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.08%) Python
7 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.07%) Ruby
9 3 (3.03%) C++
10 2 (2.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (57.58%) ISEB
2 41 (41.41%) Security Cleared
3 35 (35.35%) ISTQB
4 30 (30.30%) DV Cleared
5 19 (19.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.01%) CITP
9 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) vSphere
2 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle
2 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.05%) Citrix
3 5 (5.05%) Remedy
3 5 (5.05%) Sybase
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 4 (4.04%) IBM
5 3 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) SAP
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