The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 86 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 23 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.03% 4.02% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 4.14% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 13
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
1093 1087 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.64% 97.14% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 762 859 741
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -17 8 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Gloucester -11 6 £52,500 +22.09%
Cirencester +3 1 - -
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (60.00%) ISEB
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (50.00%) Java
5 29 (48.33%) Selenium
6 28 (46.67%) ISTQB
7 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
8 22 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
9 18 (30.00%) Windows
10 16 (26.67%) Python
10 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
11 15 (25.00%) Linux
11 15 (25.00%) LoadRunner
11 15 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
12 14 (23.33%) Functional Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Unix
12 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Ruby
13 13 (21.67%) ITIL
13 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
13 13 (21.67%) SQL
13 13 (21.67%) ITIL V3
14 12 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
15 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
15 11 (18.33%) C#
15 11 (18.33%) C++

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (3.33%) Apache
1 2 (3.33%) IIS
1 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Internet
2 7 (11.67%) LAN
2 7 (11.67%) WAN
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Selenium
2 15 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.00%) JIRA
5 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.00%) JUnit
6 6 (10.00%) RSpec
6 6 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.67%) TestNG
7 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.00%) JMeter
9 2 (3.33%) ClearQuest
9 2 (3.33%) NeoLoad
9 2 (3.33%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.67%) Hudson
10 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) JDBC
3 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.33%) J2EE
5 2 (3.33%) JMS
5 2 (3.33%) WCF
5 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 2 (3.33%) WinForms
5 2 (3.33%) WPF
5 2 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Reinsurance
4 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) iSeries
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 14 (23.33%) Unix
4 3 (5.00%) VMS
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
2 22 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (23.33%) Functional Testing
4 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
5 13 (21.67%) ITIL
5 13 (21.67%) ITIL V3
6 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.33%) BDD
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Test Management
9 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) SDLC
9 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) Python
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 12 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (18.33%) C#
6 11 (18.33%) C++
7 8 (13.33%) C
8 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
9 6 (10.00%) VB
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) ISEB
2 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
3 28 (46.67%) ISTQB
4 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
3 2 (3.33%) Remedy
3 2 (3.33%) Sybase
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday