The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 137 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £22,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1950 2202 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.63% 96.92% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1836 1611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Broxbourne - 3 £22,500 -
Software Test Analyst
East of England

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Software Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Appium
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) TestRail
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle