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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 48 71 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.97% 2.07% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 2.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 3
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
671 879 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.79% 95.65% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 615 746 729
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 April 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) QA
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) UNIX
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Selenium
5 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
6 9 (26.47%) XML
6 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
7 8 (23.53%) Load Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
9 6 (17.65%) Big Data
9 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
9 6 (17.65%) ISEB
9 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (17.65%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Scrum

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
1 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (17.65%) JMeter
3 6 (17.65%) WatiN
3 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 6 (17.65%) FitNesse
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) XML
2 6 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) POSIX
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) UNIX
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
4 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
5 8 (23.53%) Load Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Workflow
8 5 (14.71%) System Testing
9 4 (11.76%) User Stories
10 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Test Management
11 2 (5.88%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Ruby
4 2 (5.88%) Lua
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (67.65%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
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