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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 50 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.61% 1.42% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 1.48% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 16
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £45,000 £41,750
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
589 745 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.56% 95.88% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 518 655 664
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (73.33%) Finance
2 28 (62.22%) QA
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (57.78%) Selenium
5 23 (51.11%) Web Services
6 21 (46.67%) ISEB
7 19 (42.22%) Degree
8 17 (37.78%) SOAP
9 16 (35.56%) Software Testing
10 15 (33.33%) SQL
11 14 (31.11%) XML
11 14 (31.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
12 13 (28.89%) Test Planning
12 13 (28.89%) C#
13 12 (26.67%) .NET
13 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (26.67%) WebDriver
14 11 (24.44%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
14 11 (24.44%) FitNesse
14 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
14 11 (24.44%) Test Management
14 11 (24.44%) SpecFlow
14 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
14 11 (24.44%) XSD
14 11 (24.44%) HP
14 11 (24.44%) WSDL

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Selenium
2 14 (31.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (26.67%) WebDriver
4 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
4 11 (24.44%) SpecFlow
4 11 (24.44%) FitNesse
4 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (20.00%) WinRunner
5 9 (20.00%) TestComplete
5 9 (20.00%) Ranorex
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 33 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) Web Services
2 17 (37.78%) SOAP
3 14 (31.11%) XML
4 12 (26.67%) .NET
5 11 (24.44%) XSD
5 11 (24.44%) WSDL
6 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
3 9 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.89%) SWIFT
5 3 (6.67%) Life Science
5 3 (6.67%) Chemistry
6 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Software Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
4 13 (28.89%) Test Planning
5 11 (24.44%) Test Management
6 9 (20.00%) OO
6 9 (20.00%) RAD
6 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 9 (20.00%) Analytics
7 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
8 4 (8.89%) User Stories
9 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.67%) System Testing
9 3 (6.67%) V-Model
9 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.67%) Code Coverage
9 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Workflow Management
9 3 (6.67%) Workflow
9 3 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) ISEB
2 19 (42.22%) Degree
3 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (62.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
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