The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 49 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.02% 2.98% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 3.01% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 22
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
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
390 632 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.24% 99.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 350 566 588
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Guildford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Biotechnology
3 5 (41.67%) Life Science
3 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
3 5 (41.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) OSCP
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (41.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Biotechnology
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (41.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CEH
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) OSCP
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft