The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 16 53 28
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 36 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.91% 3.33% 7.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.01% 3.39% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 16
Median salary £33,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,073 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -2.64%
Test Analyst
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 472 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 99.09% 98.13% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 300 441 204
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Ipswich region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (54.55%) QA
2 27 (49.09%) ISEB
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) Test Scripting
5 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
6 16 (29.09%) Selenium
7 15 (27.27%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) SDLC
9 13 (23.64%) C#
9 13 (23.64%) Java
10 12 (21.82%) Online Games
10 12 (21.82%) Manual Testing
10 12 (21.82%) Games
10 12 (21.82%) Test Planning
11 11 (20.00%) HP UFT
11 11 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (20.00%) HP
11 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
12 10 (18.18%) Automation Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Android
13 6 (10.91%) SQL
13 6 (10.91%) Windows
13 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
13 6 (10.91%) BDD
14 5 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
15 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
15 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
15 4 (7.27%) Degree
16 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
16 3 (5.45%) System Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Selenium
2 11 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.45%) Calabash
4 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.82%) JMeter
6 1 (1.82%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Online Games
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Android
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Test Scripting
3 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
4 14 (25.45%) SDLC
5 12 (21.82%) Manual Testing
5 12 (21.82%) Test Planning
6 10 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.91%) BDD
8 5 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.45%) System Testing
10 3 (5.45%) TDD
10 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.64%) ITIL
11 2 (3.64%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) C#
1 13 (23.64%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Perl
3 3 (5.45%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) ISEB
2 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle