The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 99 133 126
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 46 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.07% 1.16% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.20% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 24
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Test Analyst
East of England

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
2116 2243 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1834 2000
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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 Test Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford - 28 £40,000 - 3
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £30,000 -
Tring - 4 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +13 1 - -
Royston -2 1 - -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (65.22%) SQL
2 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (53.26%) QA
4 48 (52.17%) Java
5 43 (46.74%) Unix
6 42 (45.65%) Selenium
7 41 (44.57%) Finance
8 36 (39.13%) HP UFT
9 34 (36.96%) HP
10 32 (34.78%) Functional Testing
11 31 (33.70%) Test Scripting
12 29 (31.52%) HP Quality Center
12 29 (31.52%) JIRA
13 27 (29.35%) Oracle
14 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
15 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
16 24 (26.09%) Regression Testing
16 24 (26.09%) Test Management
16 24 (26.09%) Waterfall
16 24 (26.09%) Cucumber
17 23 (25.00%) Software Testing
17 23 (25.00%) ISEB
18 22 (23.91%) MS Office
19 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
19 21 (22.83%) IBM
19 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database
20 20 (21.74%) ISTQB
20 20 (21.74%) Shell Script
20 20 (21.74%) Retail
21 18 (19.57%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) MQSeries
1 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Office
2 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) SSH
1 8 (8.70%) Telnet
2 4 (4.35%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.35%) Big Data
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.17%) DB2
4 2 (2.17%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (45.65%) Selenium
2 36 (39.13%) HP UFT
3 29 (31.52%) JIRA
4 24 (26.09%) Cucumber
5 18 (19.57%) LoadRunner
6 12 (13.04%) ClearQuest
7 9 (9.78%) Toad
8 7 (7.61%) SoapUI
8 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.17%) JMeter
9 2 (2.17%) Subversion
9 2 (2.17%) TestNG
General
1 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Retail
3 11 (11.96%) Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) J2EE
2 7 (7.61%) REST
2 7 (7.61%) SOAP
3 6 (6.52%) Web Services
4 2 (2.17%) Flash
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.52%) EPoS
4 3 (3.26%) Statistics
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Unix
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) Functional Testing
3 31 (33.70%) Test Scripting
4 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
5 24 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 24 (26.09%) Test Management
5 24 (26.09%) Waterfall
6 23 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 18 (19.57%) Scrum
8 16 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (17.39%) Validation
9 15 (16.30%) Automated Testing
10 13 (14.13%) Data Modelling
10 13 (14.13%) Manual Testing
11 12 (13.04%) Release Management
11 12 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (11.96%) System Testing
13 9 (9.78%) Automation Testing
13 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
13 9 (9.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) SQL
2 48 (52.17%) Java
3 20 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 17 (18.48%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.61%) VB
6 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) ISEB
2 20 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (53.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (31.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) HP
2 27 (29.35%) Oracle
3 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
4 21 (22.83%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
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