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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 28 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.46% 1.41% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 1.44% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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
202 416 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 97.88% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 166 369 202
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (73.68%) ISEB
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 15 (39.47%) QA
3 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Manual Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Process Improvement
6 11 (28.95%) Oracle
7 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
7 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (23.68%) Windows
8 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
9 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.05%) SDLC
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
12 5 (13.16%) Agile Testing
13 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
13 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
13 4 (10.53%) LoadUI
13 4 (10.53%) Selenium
13 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
13 4 (10.53%) JIRA
13 4 (10.53%) Test Management
13 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
13 4 (10.53%) JMeter
13 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
1 4 (10.53%) JMeter
1 4 (10.53%) LoadUI
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
1 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Test Scripting
2 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
2 13 (34.21%) Manual Testing
3 12 (31.58%) Process Improvement
4 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Management
9 3 (7.89%) System Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.26%) Time Management
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) ISEB
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
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