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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 97 131 137
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 43 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.09% 1.02% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.05% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 18
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +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
1964 2197 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.34% 97.13% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1757 2037
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 31 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 31 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 - 26 £42,500 - 1
Tring - 4 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 65 (67.01%) SQL
2 60 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (52.58%) Java
4 48 (49.48%) QA
5 46 (47.42%) Unix
6 44 (45.36%) Selenium
7 42 (43.30%) HP
7 42 (43.30%) Finance
8 40 (41.24%) HP UFT
9 37 (38.14%) Test Scripting
10 35 (36.08%) Functional Testing
11 33 (34.02%) HP Quality Center
11 33 (34.02%) JIRA
12 29 (29.90%) Test Automation
13 28 (28.87%) Cucumber
13 28 (28.87%) Oracle
14 27 (27.84%) Waterfall
14 27 (27.84%) Test Management
15 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
15 26 (26.80%) Regression Testing
16 25 (25.77%) ISEB
17 24 (24.74%) MS Office
18 23 (23.71%) IBM
18 23 (23.71%) Retail
19 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
19 22 (22.68%) Oracle Database
20 21 (21.65%) Software Testing
20 21 (21.65%) Shell Script
21 19 (19.59%) LoadRunner
21 19 (19.59%) ISTQB

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 3 (3.09%) MQSeries
1 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (24.74%) MS Office
2 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) SSH
1 8 (8.25%) Telnet
2 4 (4.12%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.12%) Big Data
4 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.09%) DB2
4 3 (3.09%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (45.36%) Selenium
2 40 (41.24%) HP UFT
3 33 (34.02%) JIRA
4 28 (28.87%) Cucumber
5 19 (19.59%) LoadRunner
6 13 (13.40%) ClearQuest
7 10 (10.31%) SoapUI
7 10 (10.31%) WebDriver
8 9 (9.28%) Toad
9 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.03%) JMeter
9 1 (1.03%) Subversion
9 1 (1.03%) TestNG
General
1 42 (43.30%) Finance
2 23 (23.71%) Retail
3 11 (11.34%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) J2EE
2 10 (10.31%) REST
2 10 (10.31%) SOAP
3 5 (5.15%) Web Services
4 3 (3.09%) Flash
4 3 (3.09%) HTML
4 3 (3.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.37%) Data Integration
3 11 (11.34%) EPoS
4 3 (3.09%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Unix
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.14%) Test Scripting
3 35 (36.08%) Functional Testing
4 29 (29.90%) Test Automation
5 27 (27.84%) Test Management
5 27 (27.84%) Waterfall
6 26 (26.80%) Regression Testing
7 21 (21.65%) Software Testing
8 17 (17.53%) Automated Testing
8 17 (17.53%) Scrum
9 16 (16.49%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (14.43%) Data Modelling
10 14 (14.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (14.43%) Validation
11 13 (13.40%) Release Management
12 12 (12.37%) BDD
12 12 (12.37%) Manual Testing
12 12 (12.37%) System Testing
13 11 (11.34%) Automation Testing
13 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.01%) SQL
2 51 (52.58%) Java
3 21 (21.65%) Shell Script
4 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.31%) VB
6 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) ISEB
2 19 (19.59%) ISTQB
3 14 (14.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (49.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 33 (34.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) HP
2 28 (28.87%) Oracle
3 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
4 23 (23.71%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40,000 per year + Excellent Benefits + Package
Posted: 27 days ago