The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 74 55 104
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.57% 3.77% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 3.87% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 12
Median salary £37,250 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.16% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,800 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £44,750
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
809 983 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.59% 97.62% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 650 875 972
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Kent region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham -12 6 £42,000 +23.52%
West Malling -6 2 £28,000 +16.66%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 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 Kent region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
3 15 (53.57%) ISEB
4 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
5 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Banking
6 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Process Improvement
7 9 (32.14%) System Testing
7 9 (32.14%) QA
8 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
11 5 (17.86%) HP
12 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 4 (14.29%) User Stories
13 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
13 3 (10.71%) Scrum
13 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
13 3 (10.71%) Test Management
13 3 (10.71%) Selenium
14 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (7.14%) JIRA
14 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
14 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
14 2 (7.14%) SaaS
14 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
3 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Process Improvement
4 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (32.14%) System Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 6 (21.43%) SDLC
8 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
9 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) Test Management
10 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) ERP
10 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) RPG
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISEB
1 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik
2 1 (3.57%) Xceptor