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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 36 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.15% 2.05% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.11% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £32,500 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
229 285 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.28% 97.60% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 206 265 372
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 8 (38.10%) QA
3 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 5 (23.81%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Test Management
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
7 2 (9.52%) LoadUI
7 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
8 1 (4.76%) Games
8 1 (4.76%) JMeter

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.52%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
2 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Test Management
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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