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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 70 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.08% 3.18% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.33% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 19
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
957 991 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 98.15% 95.56% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 739 811 750
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -4 10 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Gloucester -7 8 £42,500 +23.18% 2
Cirencester - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
2 39 (70.91%) Java
3 35 (63.64%) DV Cleared
4 33 (60.00%) ISEB
5 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (47.27%) Python
7 25 (45.45%) Selenium
7 25 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (40.00%) Linux
9 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
10 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
10 20 (36.36%) Bash Shell
10 20 (36.36%) ITIL
10 20 (36.36%) Windows
10 20 (36.36%) LoadRunner
10 20 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
11 19 (34.55%) C++
12 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
13 17 (30.91%) ITIL V3
13 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
13 17 (30.91%) Ruby
14 16 (29.09%) Unix
15 14 (25.45%) Functional Testing
15 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
16 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
16 13 (23.64%) SQL
16 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
17 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
18 11 (20.00%) C#
18 11 (20.00%) QA

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 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
1 9 (16.36%) LAN
1 9 (16.36%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Selenium
2 20 (36.36%) LoadRunner
3 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
4 10 (18.18%) JIRA
5 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
6 8 (14.55%) RSpec
7 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
7 7 (12.73%) JUnit
8 6 (10.91%) SpecFlow
9 4 (7.27%) JMeter
9 4 (7.27%) TestNG
9 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
10 3 (5.45%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (3.64%) NeoLoad
11 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
12 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
12 1 (1.82%) Maven
12 1 (1.82%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (1.82%) Electronics
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.82%) Marketing
1 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) JDBC
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) WCF
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) WinForms
2 2 (3.64%) WPF
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Cybercrime
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 20 (36.36%) Windows
3 16 (29.09%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) CentOS
5 4 (7.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (36.36%) ITIL
3 20 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
3 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 17 (30.91%) ITIL V3
5 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (25.45%) Functional Testing
6 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
7 11 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 11 (20.00%) Test Management
8 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.36%) BDD
9 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
10 8 (14.55%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (14.55%) SDLC
10 8 (14.55%) TDD
10 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
11 7 (12.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) Java
2 26 (47.27%) Python
3 20 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 19 (34.55%) C++
5 17 (30.91%) Ruby
6 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
6 13 (23.64%) SQL
7 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
8 11 (20.00%) C#
9 8 (14.55%) VB
10 3 (5.45%) C
10 3 (5.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
2 35 (63.64%) DV Cleared
3 33 (60.00%) ISEB
4 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
5 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
1 3 (5.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
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Salary: £30,000-£55,000 + benefits
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
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