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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 24 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.68% 3.84% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.79% 4.00% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 14
Median salary £31,900 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.93% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £41,050
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +1.51%
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
330 400 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.80% 95.92% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 306 362 203
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 30 July 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (55.93%) QA
2 32 (54.24%) ISEB
3 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
5 17 (28.81%) Selenium
5 17 (28.81%) Automated Testing
5 17 (28.81%) Finance
6 15 (25.42%) Manual Testing
7 14 (23.73%) C#
7 14 (23.73%) Java
7 14 (23.73%) SDLC
8 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
8 13 (22.03%) Games
8 13 (22.03%) Online Games
9 12 (20.34%) ISTQB
9 12 (20.34%) Test Planning
10 11 (18.64%) HP UFT
10 11 (18.64%) HP
10 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (15.25%) SQL
12 6 (10.17%) Windows
12 6 (10.17%) BDD
12 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
13 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
13 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
14 4 (6.78%) Android
14 4 (6.78%) Degree
14 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
14 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
14 4 (6.78%) Waterfall

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 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Selenium
2 11 (18.64%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.08%) Calabash
4 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) JMeter
5 2 (3.39%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Online Games
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Android
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
3 17 (28.81%) Automated Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Manual Testing
5 14 (23.73%) SDLC
6 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Test Planning
8 6 (10.17%) BDD
8 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.78%) Agile Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.08%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.08%) System Testing
11 3 (5.08%) TDD
11 3 (5.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) C#
1 14 (23.73%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) ISEB
2 12 (20.34%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (55.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) HP
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
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