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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 57 96 126
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 84 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.08% 2.25% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 2.32% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 12
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,950
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -

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
1991 2198 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.70% 97.08% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1836 1615
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%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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
Watford -2 26 £35,000 -27.08% 3
Stevenage +12 24 £40,000 -
Harpenden - 8 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 4 £32,500 +14.03%
Broxbourne - 3 £22,500 -
Potters Bar - 2 £33,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 102 (61.82%) Selenium
2 91 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (49.70%) Finance
4 77 (46.67%) SQL
5 73 (44.24%) ISEB
6 70 (42.42%) QA
7 69 (41.82%) ISTQB
8 66 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 57 (34.55%) Scrum
10 56 (33.94%) JIRA
11 55 (33.33%) Java
12 51 (30.91%) Microsoft
13 49 (29.70%) Test Scripting
14 46 (27.88%) Manual Testing
15 45 (27.27%) Automated Testing
16 44 (26.67%) Software Testing
16 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
17 43 (26.06%) WebDriver
18 42 (25.45%) Automation Testing
19 40 (24.24%) Unix
20 37 (22.42%) Functional Testing
21 33 (20.00%) HP UFT
21 33 (20.00%) Python
22 32 (19.39%) Regression Testing
23 31 (18.79%) BDD
24 30 (18.18%) MS Visio
25 29 (17.58%) TDD
25 29 (17.58%) Banking
26 28 (16.97%) C#
27 26 (15.76%) Linux

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 12 (7.27%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.67%) Confluence
2 11 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 30 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Postilion
2 7 (4.24%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.82%) MySQL
4 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 102 (61.82%) Selenium
2 56 (33.94%) JIRA
3 43 (26.06%) WebDriver
4 33 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 21 (12.73%) Cucumber
6 15 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 11 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.67%) JUnit
7 11 (6.67%) Maven
7 11 (6.67%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.42%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.82%) JBehave
9 3 (1.82%) JMeter
9 3 (1.82%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.21%) Appium
10 2 (1.21%) TestRail
11 1 (0.61%) Toad
11 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 82 (49.70%) Finance
2 29 (17.58%) Banking
3 7 (4.24%) Back Office
4 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.48%) Gherkin
2 11 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (6.67%) RESTful
2 11 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (1.82%) REST
3 3 (1.82%) SOAP
3 3 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.24%) Unix
2 26 (15.76%) Linux
3 3 (1.82%) Windows
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 57 (34.55%) Scrum
4 49 (29.70%) Test Scripting
5 46 (27.88%) Manual Testing
6 45 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 44 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 42 (25.45%) Automation Testing
9 37 (22.42%) Functional Testing
10 32 (19.39%) Regression Testing
11 31 (18.79%) BDD
12 29 (17.58%) TDD
13 23 (13.94%) Test Strategy
14 21 (12.73%) Test Automation
15 20 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
16 16 (9.70%) Performance Testing
17 14 (8.48%) Risk Analysis
18 12 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (7.27%) Integration Testing
18 12 (7.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 77 (46.67%) SQL
2 55 (33.33%) Java
3 33 (20.00%) Python
4 28 (16.97%) C#
5 21 (12.73%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.85%) AWK
6 8 (4.85%) Perl
7 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.82%) Ruby
9 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (44.24%) ISEB
2 69 (41.82%) ISTQB
3 18 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (5.45%) Degree
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (42.42%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.73%) HP
3 15 (9.09%) Oracle
4 14 (8.48%) NCR
5 11 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.61%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) Sun
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