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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 148 160 141
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 42 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.10% 0.72% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.75% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 53
Average salary £32,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £36,200
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
3630 3470 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.48% 95.59% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3050 2955 3416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southampton +18 15 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Basingstoke +22 14 £30,000 -9.77% 1
Andover - 4 £32,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £27,000 - 1
Portsmouth -23 1 £25,000 -64.28%
Fareham - 1 £34,250 -
Gosport - 1 - - 3
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.14%) Selenium
3 44 (39.64%) Test Scripting
4 37 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 35 (31.53%) ISEB
6 33 (29.73%) SQL
7 28 (25.23%) Java
7 28 (25.23%) Automation Testing
8 26 (23.42%) Regression Testing
9 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
9 25 (22.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (18.92%) ISTQB
11 20 (18.02%) SC Cleared
11 20 (18.02%) Test Automation
12 19 (17.12%) Windows
13 18 (16.22%) Linux
13 18 (16.22%) QA
14 17 (15.32%) TDD
14 17 (15.32%) Automated Testing
15 16 (14.41%) Manual Testing
15 16 (14.41%) HP Quality Center
16 15 (13.51%) WebDriver
16 15 (13.51%) BDD
16 15 (13.51%) Scrum
17 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.61%) QuickTest Pro
18 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (11.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 12 (10.81%) User Stories
19 12 (10.81%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.80%) IIS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.90%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) 3G
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.80%) DB2
2 2 (1.80%) MySQL
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 49 (44.14%) Selenium
2 15 (13.51%) WebDriver
3 14 (12.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (10.81%) JIRA
5 11 (9.91%) JUnit
5 11 (9.91%) TestNG
6 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
6 10 (9.01%) Cucumber
7 9 (8.11%) TestDirector
8 8 (7.21%) LoadRunner
9 7 (6.31%) Maven
10 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
10 6 (5.41%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
11 5 (4.50%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.60%) WATIR
12 4 (3.60%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.80%) RSpec
13 2 (1.80%) QUnit
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) HTML
1 11 (9.91%) .NET
2 9 (8.11%) Gherkin
3 7 (6.31%) CSS
4 6 (5.41%) GWT
5 4 (3.60%) Web Services
6 3 (2.70%) SOAP
6 3 (2.70%) XML
7 2 (1.80%) RESTful
7 2 (1.80%) CGI
8 1 (0.90%) Middleware
8 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.90%) COM
8 1 (0.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) Kindle
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) AS400
4 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.12%) Windows
2 18 (16.22%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) UNIX
4 4 (3.60%) AIX
4 4 (3.60%) Solaris
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) Test Scripting
3 37 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 28 (25.23%) Automation Testing
5 26 (23.42%) Regression Testing
6 25 (22.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (18.02%) Test Automation
8 17 (15.32%) TDD
8 17 (15.32%) Automated Testing
9 16 (14.41%) Manual Testing
10 15 (13.51%) BDD
10 15 (13.51%) Scrum
11 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (10.81%) User Stories
12 12 (10.81%) Test Management
13 11 (9.91%) SOA
14 10 (9.01%) System Testing
15 9 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (8.11%) Functional Testing
16 8 (7.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.73%) SQL
2 28 (25.23%) Java
3 10 (9.01%) Python
4 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.21%) PHP
6 6 (5.41%) C#
7 4 (3.60%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
9 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) ISEB
2 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
3 21 (18.92%) ISTQB
4 20 (18.02%) SC Cleared
5 13 (11.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (9.91%) Degree
7 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) vSphere
1 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (14.41%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.60%) Control-M
3 2 (1.80%) Puppet
3 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.80%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.90%) Netcool
4 1 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.91%) HP
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle
4 4 (3.60%) Citrix
5 2 (1.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.90%) Capita
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee
6 1 (0.90%) ESRI
6 1 (0.90%) Veritas
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
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Sanderson
Salary: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
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