The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 45 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.63% 7.48% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 7.60% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 7
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
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
457 250 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.65% 98.43% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 425 212 282
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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 2 July 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) QA
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Selenium
6 10 (31.25%) C#
7 9 (28.13%) ISEB
8 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (25.00%) Test Planning
9 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.75%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 6 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 6 (18.75%) SDLC
10 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Testing
11 5 (15.63%) JIRA
11 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
11 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
12 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Time Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
3 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
4 3 (9.38%) Calabash
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) VisiBroker
5 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
Ipswich
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago