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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 61 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 41 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.86% 1.36% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 1.45% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 10
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1013 895 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.39% 93.33% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 833 747 764
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
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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 0 22 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Cheltenham +18 14 £32,000 -14.66%
Cirencester +3 2 £27,750 +11.00%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 44 (62.86%) Test Scripting
2 40 (57.14%) SQL
3 35 (50.00%) Finance
4 31 (44.29%) Performance Testing
5 21 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 21 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 21 (30.00%) Java
5 21 (30.00%) Linux
6 19 (27.14%) XML
6 19 (27.14%) ISEB
6 19 (27.14%) Coaching
7 17 (24.29%) Bash Shell
7 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
8 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (21.43%) UNIX
8 15 (21.43%) Oracle
9 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
11 10 (14.29%) Perl
12 9 (12.86%) .NET
12 9 (12.86%) Windows
12 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (11.43%) SAS
13 8 (11.43%) Business Objects
13 8 (11.43%) SDLC
13 8 (11.43%) QA
14 7 (10.00%) Cyber Security
14 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
14 7 (10.00%) Python
15 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (11.43%) SAS
2 6 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
3 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.57%) JMeter
2 6 (8.57%) NeoLoad
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) AppScan
4 1 (1.43%) Toad
General
1 35 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) XML
2 9 (12.86%) .NET
3 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.57%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) WinForms
3 6 (8.57%) WCF
3 6 (8.57%) WPF
4 4 (5.71%) SOAP
5 3 (4.29%) POSIX
6 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.86%) Statistics
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) UNIX
3 9 (12.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Test Scripting
2 31 (44.29%) Performance Testing
3 21 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 21 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 19 (27.14%) Coaching
5 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.43%) SDLC
8 7 (10.00%) Cyber Security
9 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) Load Testing
11 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.71%) Requirements Management
11 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.29%) Line Management
13 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
14 1 (1.43%) Test Management
14 1 (1.43%) Manual Testing
14 1 (1.43%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) SQL
2 21 (30.00%) Java
3 17 (24.29%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.29%) Perl
5 7 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) Korn
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.57%) C#
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) Lua
8 3 (4.29%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) ISEB
2 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) Degree
6 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Business Objects
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
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