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

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 129 149 170
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 63 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.58% 1.14% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.19% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 27
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,500 £51,000
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
3753 3850 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.15% 95.13% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 3312 3413
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +8 15 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Aldershot 0 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Fareham - 8 £31,000 - 1
Southampton +4 6 £32,250 +7.50% 2
Farnborough 0 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Portsmouth -15 4 £33,250 -52.50% 2
Winchester +1 2 £35,000 +19.65%
Havant -5 2 £38,750 +0.64%
Andover - 2 £32,000 -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 55 (45.08%) Test Scripting
2 46 (37.70%) Software Testing
3 43 (35.25%) Selenium
4 41 (33.61%) ISEB
5 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (25.41%) Java
7 26 (21.31%) SQL
8 24 (19.67%) Test Automation
9 23 (18.85%) Security Cleared
9 23 (18.85%) Windows
10 22 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (18.03%) Automation Testing
11 21 (17.21%) ISTQB
12 19 (15.57%) Regression Testing
12 19 (15.57%) Scrum
13 18 (14.75%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (14.75%) SC Cleared
14 17 (13.93%) Oracle
15 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
15 15 (12.30%) Manual Testing
15 15 (12.30%) QA
16 14 (11.48%) WebDriver
17 13 (10.66%) Degree
17 13 (10.66%) Oracle ODI
17 13 (10.66%) Tivoli
17 13 (10.66%) SOA
17 13 (10.66%) Finance
17 13 (10.66%) Automated Testing
18 12 (9.84%) Linux
18 12 (9.84%) JavaScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (2.46%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
1 3 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) 3G
2 8 (6.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (8.20%) DB2
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (35.25%) Selenium
2 14 (11.48%) WebDriver
3 11 (9.02%) TestNG
3 11 (9.02%) JUnit
4 10 (8.20%) TestDirector
5 8 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (5.74%) Maven
7 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.10%) JIRA
9 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.28%) WATIR
9 4 (3.28%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.46%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.64%) QUnit
11 2 (1.64%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (1.64%) RSpec
11 2 (1.64%) WinRunner
11 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.10%) Legal
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) CGI
1 10 (8.20%) .NET
2 8 (6.56%) HTML
3 6 (4.92%) GWT
4 5 (4.10%) CSS
5 4 (3.28%) Web Services
6 3 (2.46%) XML
6 3 (2.46%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.64%) RESTful
8 1 (0.82%) J2EE
8 1 (0.82%) COM
8 1 (0.82%) SOAP
8 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.10%) iSeries
3 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.28%) AS400
4 2 (1.64%) Kindle
5 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) Windows
2 12 (9.84%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) UNIX
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.82%) AIX
5 1 (0.82%) Solaris
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.08%) Test Scripting
2 46 (37.70%) Software Testing
3 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.67%) Test Automation
5 22 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (18.03%) Automation Testing
6 19 (15.57%) Regression Testing
6 19 (15.57%) Scrum
7 15 (12.30%) Manual Testing
8 13 (10.66%) SOA
8 13 (10.66%) Automated Testing
9 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.02%) TDD
11 10 (8.20%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.38%) BDD
13 8 (6.56%) Functional Testing
13 8 (6.56%) Project Management
14 7 (5.74%) User Stories
15 6 (4.92%) Test Strategy
15 6 (4.92%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.41%) Java
2 26 (21.31%) SQL
3 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.56%) Python
5 6 (4.92%) Perl
6 5 (4.10%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) Ruby
7 4 (3.28%) C++
8 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.64%) C
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (33.61%) ISEB
2 23 (18.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (17.21%) ISTQB
4 18 (14.75%) SC Cleared
5 13 (10.66%) Degree
6 12 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.64%) vSphere
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (10.66%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.64%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.64%) Puppet
3 2 (1.64%) Netcool
3 2 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.82%) Control-M
4 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Oracle
2 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.02%) HP
4 3 (2.46%) Citrix
5 2 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.82%) Veritas
6 1 (0.82%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) ESRI
6 1 (0.82%) McAfee
6 1 (0.82%) Capita
6 1 (0.82%) Fujitsu
Fleet, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 20-32K
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 25 days ago