The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 57 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.17% 0.79% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.82% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 858 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.83% 96.30% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 588 708 595
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Guildford region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 29 (64.44%) QA
2 29 (64.44%) Selenium
3 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (55.56%) Web Services
5 21 (46.67%) ISEB
5 21 (46.67%) Degree
6 18 (40.00%) SQL
7 17 (37.78%) C#
7 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
7 17 (37.78%) WebDriver
8 15 (33.33%) .NET
8 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 15 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 13 (28.89%) SOAP
9 13 (28.89%) OO
9 13 (28.89%) RAD
9 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
9 13 (28.89%) WinRunner
9 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (28.89%) TestComplete
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
9 13 (28.89%) Analytics
9 13 (28.89%) Ranorex
10 12 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (22.22%) XML
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.00%) XSD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Selenium
2 17 (37.78%) WebDriver
3 13 (28.89%) Ranorex
3 13 (28.89%) TestComplete
3 13 (28.89%) WinRunner
4 12 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 9 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.89%) NUnit
7 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) Web Services
2 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) SOAP
3 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) XSD
5 9 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.67%) Chemistry
3 3 (6.67%) Life Science
4 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
3 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (28.89%) OO
4 13 (28.89%) RAD
4 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
4 13 (28.89%) Analytics
5 9 (20.00%) Test Management
6 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.89%) User Stories
7 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.67%) System Testing
8 3 (6.67%) V-Model
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Code Coverage
8 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) ISEB
1 21 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (64.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
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