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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 79 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.22% 1.97% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.04% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +54.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
900 884 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.14% 96.51% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 755 725 729
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -3 13 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Cheltenham -4 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (53.62%) Test Scripting
2 35 (50.72%) SQL
3 33 (47.83%) Finance
4 27 (39.13%) Linux
5 24 (34.78%) ISEB
6 22 (31.88%) Performance Testing
7 20 (28.99%) Java
8 19 (27.54%) UNIX
9 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
9 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
10 15 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
10 15 (21.74%) Oracle
11 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
11 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (18.84%) Coaching
12 13 (18.84%) XML
13 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (17.39%) SDLC
14 11 (15.94%) DV Cleared
14 11 (15.94%) Retail
15 10 (14.49%) QA
15 10 (14.49%) Perl
16 9 (13.04%) SAS
16 9 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (13.04%) Banking
17 8 (11.59%) Windows
18 7 (10.14%) Python
18 7 (10.14%) .NET
18 7 (10.14%) Web Services

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (13.04%) SAS
2 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.80%) Big Data
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.80%) JMeter
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
2 4 (5.80%) NeoLoad
3 3 (4.35%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.90%) Toad
5 1 (1.45%) MSTest
5 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) AppScan
5 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 33 (47.83%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Retail
3 9 (13.04%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Front Office
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) XML
2 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.80%) WinForms
3 4 (5.80%) WCF
3 4 (5.80%) WPF
4 3 (4.35%) POSIX
4 3 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.90%) DTV
3 2 (2.90%) Statistics
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 19 (27.54%) UNIX
3 8 (11.59%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Test Scripting
2 22 (31.88%) Performance Testing
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
6 13 (18.84%) Coaching
7 12 (17.39%) SDLC
7 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.14%) Cyber Security
8 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.80%) BDD
10 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Load Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Requirements Management
11 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.35%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) SQL
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.49%) Perl
5 7 (10.14%) Python
6 6 (8.70%) Korn
7 5 (7.25%) C#
8 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.80%) Ruby
9 3 (4.35%) Lua
10 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.90%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) ISEB
2 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.94%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 5 (7.25%) Degree
5 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
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