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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 40 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.65% 2.19% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 2.23% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
341 224 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.79% 98.25% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 305 201 264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Selenium
3 17 (60.71%) QA
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) C#
6 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 11 (39.29%) Java
8 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (32.14%) JIRA
10 8 (28.57%) Online Games
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Android
10 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
10 8 (28.57%) BDD
10 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
10 8 (28.57%) Calabash
10 8 (28.57%) Python
10 8 (28.57%) JUnit
10 8 (28.57%) Bugzilla
10 8 (28.57%) Games
10 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
11 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (25.00%) Finance
11 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.00%) ISEB
11 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
11 7 (25.00%) Agile Testing
11 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Selenium
2 9 (32.14%) JIRA
3 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 8 (28.57%) Calabash
3 8 (28.57%) JUnit
3 8 (28.57%) Bugzilla
4 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.71%) VisiBroker
General
1 8 (28.57%) Games
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Online Games
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Android
2 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
9 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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