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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 60 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 45 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.04% 1.29% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 1.38% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 13
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,250 £31,200
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
1072 869 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.32% 93.24% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 851 773 818
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 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
(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 +1 21 £43,500 +13.72%
Cheltenham +14 14 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Cirencester +1 2 £27,750 +11.00% 2
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 43 (63.24%) Test Scripting
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 32 (47.06%) Finance
4 26 (38.24%) Performance Testing
5 23 (33.82%) Test Strategy
6 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 19 (27.94%) ISEB
8 18 (26.47%) Linux
9 17 (25.00%) XML
9 17 (25.00%) Coaching
9 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (22.06%) Oracle
11 15 (22.06%) Java
12 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
13 12 (17.65%) DV Cleared
13 12 (17.65%) UNIX
13 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.18%) .NET
14 11 (16.18%) QA
15 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
16 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
16 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (10.29%) SAS
17 7 (10.29%) Business Objects
17 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
17 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
18 6 (8.82%) WCF
18 6 (8.82%) WPF
18 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (10.29%) SAS
2 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.82%) JMeter
2 6 (8.82%) NeoLoad
3 4 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) AppScan
5 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) XML
2 11 (16.18%) .NET
3 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 6 (8.82%) WinForms
3 6 (8.82%) WCF
3 6 (8.82%) WPF
4 4 (5.88%) SOAP
5 3 (4.41%) POSIX
6 1 (1.47%) JSF
6 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) DTV
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Linux
2 12 (17.65%) UNIX
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) Test Scripting
2 26 (38.24%) Performance Testing
3 23 (33.82%) Test Strategy
4 17 (25.00%) Coaching
5 16 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.82%) Cyber Security
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.88%) Requirements Management
10 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.88%) User Stories
11 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.41%) Line Management
11 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.94%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.94%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.82%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) Perl
5 4 (5.88%) Ruby
5 4 (5.88%) Korn
6 3 (4.41%) Lua
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.94%) ISEB
3 12 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
Cirencester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago