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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 100 124 138
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 37 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.82% 1.28% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.31% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 16
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
1950 2361 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.01% 97.44% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1931 2112
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +40 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Welwyn Garden City +6 3 £37,500 - 1
Tring - 2 £32,500 -
Hitchin +5 1 £28,500 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 51 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (50.57%) Selenium
4 41 (47.13%) HP
5 40 (45.98%) Java
6 39 (44.83%) QA
7 38 (43.68%) HP UFT
8 37 (42.53%) Finance
8 37 (42.53%) Test Scripting
9 36 (41.38%) Unix
10 32 (36.78%) Functional Testing
10 32 (36.78%) JIRA
11 29 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
12 27 (31.03%) Cucumber
13 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
13 26 (29.89%) Waterfall
14 25 (28.74%) ISEB
15 24 (27.59%) Test Management
16 23 (26.44%) Regression Testing
17 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
17 22 (25.29%) Oracle
18 21 (24.14%) Retail
19 20 (22.99%) MS Office
19 20 (22.99%) IBM
20 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
21 18 (20.69%) ISTQB
22 16 (18.39%) Automated Testing
22 16 (18.39%) Software Testing
22 16 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
22 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database

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 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) MS Office
2 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) SSH
1 7 (8.05%) Telnet
2 4 (4.60%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.60%) Big Data
2 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) DB2
3 3 (3.45%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (50.57%) Selenium
2 38 (43.68%) HP UFT
3 32 (36.78%) JIRA
4 27 (31.03%) Cucumber
5 13 (14.94%) LoadRunner
5 13 (14.94%) SoapUI
5 13 (14.94%) WebDriver
6 10 (11.49%) ClearQuest
7 8 (9.20%) Toad
General
1 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 21 (24.14%) Retail
3 10 (11.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) J2EE
1 13 (14.94%) SOAP
2 12 (13.79%) REST
3 5 (5.75%) Web Services
4 4 (4.60%) HTML
4 4 (4.60%) XML
5 3 (3.45%) Flash
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) EPoS
3 10 (11.49%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.38%) Unix
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) Test Scripting
3 32 (36.78%) Functional Testing
4 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
4 26 (29.89%) Waterfall
5 24 (27.59%) Test Management
6 23 (26.44%) Regression Testing
7 16 (18.39%) Automated Testing
7 16 (18.39%) Software Testing
7 16 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (17.24%) BDD
9 14 (16.09%) Automation Testing
10 13 (14.94%) Scrum
11 12 (13.79%) API Testing
12 11 (12.64%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (12.64%) Validation
13 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
13 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
13 10 (11.49%) Release Management
14 9 (10.34%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 40 (45.98%) Java
3 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.94%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.94%) VB
5 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) ISEB
2 18 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 14 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (44.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (47.13%) HP
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.29%) Oracle
3 20 (22.99%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago