The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 82 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.48% 2.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 3
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Test Analyst
South East

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
1032 1112 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.20% 97.80% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 912 986 889
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -21 6 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Dover -2 4 £25,750 -4.62%
Canterbury -9 2 £27,500 +3.77%
West Malling - 2 £40,000 -
Maidstone +5 1 £40,000 +40.35%
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
2 17 (44.74%) Test Scripting
3 16 (42.11%) Java
4 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 13 (34.21%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) MS Office
6 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
6 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
7 12 (31.58%) SDLC
7 12 (31.58%) ISEB
8 10 (26.32%) Oracle
8 10 (26.32%) Web Services
8 10 (26.32%) XML
8 10 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (26.32%) System Testing
8 10 (26.32%) QA
9 9 (23.68%) Selenium
9 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
10 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
11 7 (18.42%) HP
11 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
11 7 (18.42%) V-Model
12 6 (15.79%) Finance
13 5 (13.16%) WinForms
13 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Selenium
2 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner
3 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 5 (13.16%) TestDirector
3 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) WinForms
4 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) DTV
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
1 17 (44.74%) Test Scripting
2 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
3 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
4 12 (31.58%) SDLC
5 10 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (26.32%) System Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
7 7 (18.42%) V-Model
8 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.26%) ERP
10 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ISEB
2 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
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