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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 52 117 131
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 90 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.10% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 1.14% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 74 17 14
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,800 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
2144 2114 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.63% 97.20% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 1791 1921
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +18 29 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Welwyn Garden City +12 18 £37,500 -
Stevenage +17 15 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Harpenden - 6 £35,000 -
Broxbourne - 5 £22,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 2 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 £27,500 -29.93%
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 73 (57.48%) Selenium
2 67 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (51.18%) SQL
4 62 (48.82%) Finance
5 53 (41.73%) ISEB
6 47 (37.01%) QA
6 47 (37.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (33.07%) Test Scripting
8 41 (32.28%) ISTQB
8 41 (32.28%) Java
9 35 (27.56%) Automation Testing
10 34 (26.77%) Scrum
10 34 (26.77%) Automated Testing
11 33 (25.98%) HP UFT
11 33 (25.98%) HP
12 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
13 30 (23.62%) JIRA
14 29 (22.83%) MS Excel
14 29 (22.83%) Functional Testing
14 29 (22.83%) Manual Testing
15 25 (19.69%) Python
16 24 (18.90%) Unix
16 24 (18.90%) Regression Testing
17 23 (18.11%) WebDriver
18 22 (17.32%) Banking
19 21 (16.54%) Software Testing
20 20 (15.75%) Oracle
21 19 (14.96%) MS Visio
21 19 (14.96%) Performance Testing
21 19 (14.96%) Test Strategy

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 15 (11.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.15%) Confluence
3 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Postilion
2 5 (3.94%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) ATM
2 1 (0.79%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.79%) SSH
2 1 (0.79%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.94%) MySQL
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 73 (57.48%) Selenium
2 33 (25.98%) HP UFT
3 30 (23.62%) JIRA
4 23 (18.11%) WebDriver
5 16 (12.60%) Cucumber
5 16 (12.60%) LoadRunner
6 7 (5.51%) JMeter
6 7 (5.51%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.36%) JUnit
7 3 (2.36%) Maven
8 2 (1.57%) Appium
8 2 (1.57%) Subversion
8 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.57%) TestRail
8 2 (1.57%) Toad
8 2 (1.57%) WATIR
9 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.79%) Zephyr
General
1 62 (48.82%) Finance
2 22 (17.32%) Banking
3 5 (3.94%) Back Office
4 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) SOAP
2 8 (6.30%) Gherkin
2 8 (6.30%) REST
3 6 (4.72%) Web Services
4 3 (2.36%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.36%) RESTful
4 3 (2.36%) Spring
5 2 (1.57%) HTML
5 2 (1.57%) Middleware
5 2 (1.57%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
6 1 (0.79%) Flash
6 1 (0.79%) J2EE
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.90%) Unix
2 14 (11.02%) Linux
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.01%) User Acceptance Testing
3 42 (33.07%) Test Scripting
4 35 (27.56%) Automation Testing
5 34 (26.77%) Automated Testing
5 34 (26.77%) Scrum
6 29 (22.83%) Functional Testing
6 29 (22.83%) Manual Testing
7 24 (18.90%) Regression Testing
8 21 (16.54%) Software Testing
9 19 (14.96%) Performance Testing
9 19 (14.96%) Test Strategy
10 18 (14.17%) BDD
10 18 (14.17%) Test Automation
11 17 (13.39%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (11.02%) TDD
13 11 (8.66%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (8.66%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.87%) Integration Testing
15 8 (6.30%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 65 (51.18%) SQL
2 41 (32.28%) Java
3 25 (19.69%) Python
4 16 (12.60%) Shell Script
5 15 (11.81%) C#
6 12 (9.45%) AWK
6 12 (9.45%) Perl
7 6 (4.72%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.94%) VB
9 3 (2.36%) Ruby
10 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (41.73%) ISEB
2 41 (32.28%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (37.01%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) HP
2 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.75%) Oracle
4 11 (8.66%) NCR
5 5 (3.94%) Sun
6 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.36%) IBM
8 2 (1.57%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.57%) SAP
8 2 (1.57%) VMware
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