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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 62 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 33 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.23% 2.30% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.40% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 10
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +42.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,750 £28,450
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
982 792 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.18% 95.88% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 811 670 660
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +12 23 £35,000 -10.82% 1
Cheltenham -6 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 40 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 32 (45.71%) ISEB
3 27 (38.57%) Finance
3 27 (38.57%) Linux
4 26 (37.14%) SQL
5 20 (28.57%) UNIX
6 18 (25.71%) Performance Testing
7 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
8 15 (21.43%) Java
9 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (18.57%) ISTQB
10 13 (18.57%) Oracle
11 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
12 11 (15.71%) SDLC
12 11 (15.71%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
12 11 (15.71%) Banking
12 11 (15.71%) Retail
12 11 (15.71%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.71%) C
13 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (12.86%) SAS
14 9 (12.86%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (11.43%) XML
15 8 (11.43%) Perl
15 8 (11.43%) QA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (12.86%) SAS
2 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.29%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.71%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JMeter
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
1 4 (5.71%) NeoLoad
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) Toad
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) MSTest
4 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
2 11 (15.71%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) XML
2 6 (8.57%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.29%) SOAP
4 3 (4.29%) WinForms
4 3 (4.29%) WCF
4 3 (4.29%) WPF
5 2 (2.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) iSeries
2 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.29%) AS400
3 2 (2.86%) DTV
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 20 (28.57%) UNIX
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
4 4 (5.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 18 (25.71%) Performance Testing
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.71%) Software Testing
5 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
5 11 (15.71%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (15.71%) SDLC
6 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) Test Strategy
8 8 (11.43%) Coaching
9 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Cyber Security
10 5 (7.14%) Test Planning
11 4 (5.71%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (5.71%) BDD
12 3 (4.29%) Load Testing
12 3 (4.29%) Requirements Management
12 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) SQL
2 15 (21.43%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (15.71%) C
5 8 (11.43%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.71%) C#
7 4 (5.71%) Korn
8 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 2 (2.86%) Lua
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) ISEB
2 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 13 (18.57%) ISTQB
4 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.29%) Degree
7 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.29%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
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