The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 136 158 156
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 58 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.48% 0.83% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.88% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 45
Average salary £32,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3721 3651 4048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.75% 95.00% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3143 3501
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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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
Basingstoke +18 19 £30,000 +1.69%
Southampton +16 12 £32,250 +7.50% 2
Fareham - 5 £31,500 -
Aldershot -3 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Farnborough -2 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Portsmouth -19 3 £25,000 -64.28% 1
Andover - 3 £32,000 - 1
Gosport - 2 - - 2
Winchester - 2 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 72 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.42%) Test Scripting
3 46 (34.85%) Selenium
4 45 (34.09%) Software Testing
5 43 (32.58%) ISEB
6 32 (24.24%) SQL
7 29 (21.97%) Java
8 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
8 28 (21.21%) Automation Testing
9 25 (18.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (18.18%) Regression Testing
11 23 (17.42%) Test Automation
12 22 (16.67%) Windows
12 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 21 (15.91%) ISTQB
14 20 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
15 19 (14.39%) Scrum
16 17 (12.88%) Oracle
16 17 (12.88%) Automated Testing
16 17 (12.88%) Manual Testing
17 15 (11.36%) Linux
17 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
18 14 (10.61%) TDD
18 14 (10.61%) QA
18 14 (10.61%) WebDriver
18 14 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 13 (9.85%) .NET
19 13 (9.85%) HP
19 13 (9.85%) Tivoli
19 13 (9.85%) Finance

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) 3G
2 8 (6.06%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) SAN
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (7.58%) DB2
3 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.52%) MySQL
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (34.85%) Selenium
2 14 (10.61%) WebDriver
3 11 (8.33%) TestNG
3 11 (8.33%) JUnit
3 11 (8.33%) TestDirector
3 11 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (6.82%) JIRA
5 7 (5.30%) Maven
5 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.30%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.79%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (3.79%) LoadRunner
8 4 (3.03%) WATIR
8 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.03%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.27%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.52%) RSpec
10 2 (1.52%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.79%) Legal
4 4 (3.03%) Retail
4 4 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.85%) .NET
2 11 (8.33%) HTML
3 10 (7.58%) CGI
4 7 (5.30%) CSS
5 6 (4.55%) Gherkin
5 6 (4.55%) GWT
6 4 (3.03%) Web Services
7 3 (2.27%) XML
8 2 (1.52%) RESTful
9 1 (0.76%) Middleware
9 1 (0.76%) JSP
9 1 (0.76%) SOAP
9 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.79%) iSeries
5 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.03%) AS400
6 2 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) Kindle
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Windows
2 15 (11.36%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) UNIX
4 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.52%) AIX
5 2 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.42%) Test Scripting
3 45 (34.09%) Software Testing
4 28 (21.21%) Automation Testing
5 25 (18.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 23 (17.42%) Test Automation
8 19 (14.39%) Scrum
9 17 (12.88%) Automated Testing
9 17 (12.88%) Manual Testing
10 14 (10.61%) TDD
11 12 (9.09%) SOA
11 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.09%) BDD
12 10 (7.58%) Waterfall
12 10 (7.58%) User Stories
13 9 (6.82%) Test Management
13 9 (6.82%) Functional Testing
13 9 (6.82%) Project Management
14 7 (5.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.24%) SQL
2 29 (21.97%) Java
3 10 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.06%) Python
5 6 (4.55%) C#
6 5 (3.79%) PHP
7 4 (3.03%) C++
7 4 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.27%) Perl
9 2 (1.52%) C
10 1 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (32.58%) ISEB
2 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 21 (15.91%) ISTQB
5 14 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (9.85%) Degree
7 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (9.85%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.52%) Netcool
3 2 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.52%) Control-M
3 2 (1.52%) Puppet
3 2 (1.52%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (12.88%) Oracle
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.85%) HP
4 4 (3.03%) Citrix
5 2 (1.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.76%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) Veritas
6 1 (0.76%) McAfee
6 1 (0.76%) ESRI
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago