The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 43 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.67% 2.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 2.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 224 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 96.33% 95.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 229 184 165
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Test Management
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (33.33%) CRM
6 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) PACS
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) HL7
6 3 (33.33%) DICOM
6 3 (33.33%) Use Case
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PACS
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Use Case
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) HL7
2 3 (33.33%) DICOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle