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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 20 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.51% 3.25% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.54% 3.37% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 3
Median salary £29,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,200 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
283 297 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 99.65% 96.43% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 248 264 203
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 36 (57.14%) ISEB
2 29 (46.03%) QA
3 25 (39.68%) Test Scripting
4 24 (38.10%) Manual Testing
5 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (31.75%) Finance
7 19 (30.16%) Automation Testing
8 17 (26.98%) SQL
9 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
9 14 (22.22%) C#
9 14 (22.22%) SDLC
10 12 (19.05%) Selenium
10 12 (19.05%) Java
11 11 (17.46%) Games
11 11 (17.46%) Online Games
11 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
12 10 (15.87%) Process Improvement
13 9 (14.29%) Test Planning
14 8 (12.70%) Oracle
15 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
15 7 (11.11%) HP
15 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 7 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (11.11%) Agile Testing
16 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (9.52%) Windows
16 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
17 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
17 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
17 5 (7.94%) SOAP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 5 (7.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.94%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.35%) JMeter
4 4 (6.35%) LoadUI
4 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.59%) Calabash
5 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) SOAP
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Online Games
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Test Scripting
2 24 (38.10%) Manual Testing
3 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Automation Testing
5 14 (22.22%) SDLC
6 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
7 10 (15.87%) Process Improvement
8 9 (14.29%) Test Planning
9 7 (11.11%) Agile Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Test Management
11 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.35%) System Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (3.17%) Exploratory Testing
13 2 (3.17%) Test Strategy
13 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) C#
3 12 (19.05%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) ISEB
2 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (46.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) HP
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 13% Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago