The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 296 248 246
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 404 552 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.15% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.23% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 352 450 438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.00%
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in London

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Test Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +5 116 £45,000 - 21
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £45,000 - 1
Croydon -1 4 - -
Bromley +17 2 £25,000 -33.33%
Surbiton +5 1 £40,000 +9.58%
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 - 1
Beckenham - 1 £30,000 -
Romford - 1 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 405 (50.94%) QA
2 403 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (41.51%) Selenium
4 306 (38.49%) Finance
5 221 (27.80%) SQL
6 210 (26.42%) Test Scripting
7 199 (25.03%) Java
8 183 (23.02%) C#
9 174 (21.89%) Test Automation
10 163 (20.50%) ISEB
11 157 (19.75%) ISTQB
12 151 (18.99%) Scrum
13 148 (18.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 148 (18.62%) WebDriver
14 146 (18.36%) BDD
15 130 (16.35%) Software Testing
16 123 (15.47%) Manual Testing
17 118 (14.84%) Banking
18 107 (13.46%) Cucumber
19 103 (12.96%) Automated Testing
20 101 (12.70%) Degree
20 101 (12.70%) TDD
21 100 (12.58%) Automation Testing
22 99 (12.45%) Regression Testing
23 92 (11.57%) E-Commerce
24 91 (11.45%) .NET
25 87 (10.94%) HP UFT
26 78 (9.81%) JIRA
27 77 (9.69%) Test Strategy
28 73 (9.18%) SDLC

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.26%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.01%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.75%) CMS
4 3 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.38%) IIS
4 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.25%) Apache
5 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.25%) Confluence
6 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.13%) SAS
6 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 28 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.51%) MS Office
2 12 (1.51%) FastStats
3 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.13%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.01%) Internet
2 3 (0.38%) Broadband
3 2 (0.25%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.13%) LAN
4 1 (0.13%) WAN
4 1 (0.13%) HTTP
4 1 (0.13%) Wireless
4 1 (0.13%) NFC
4 1 (0.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (3.02%) Big Data
5 19 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.51%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.13%) MySQL
9 8 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.88%) Hazelcast
10 7 (0.88%) Neo4j
11 6 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.75%) Star Schema
12 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 330 (41.51%) Selenium
2 148 (18.62%) WebDriver
3 107 (13.46%) Cucumber
4 87 (10.94%) HP UFT
5 78 (9.81%) JIRA
6 59 (7.42%) SpecFlow
7 45 (5.66%) JUnit
8 36 (4.53%) Jenkins
9 33 (4.15%) FitNesse
10 32 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (3.40%) JMeter
11 27 (3.40%) Subversion
12 25 (3.14%) Git (software)
13 24 (3.02%) TestNG
13 24 (3.02%) TeamCity
14 23 (2.89%) SoapUI
15 19 (2.39%) Appium
16 17 (2.14%) Visual Studio
17 16 (2.01%) LoadRunner
18 13 (1.64%) WATIR
General
1 306 (38.49%) Finance
2 118 (14.84%) Banking
3 64 (8.05%) Law
4 47 (5.91%) Retail
5 35 (4.40%) Games
6 34 (4.28%) Telecoms
7 30 (3.77%) Investment Banking
8 19 (2.39%) Marketing
9 15 (1.89%) Legal
10 13 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.38%) Back Office
11 11 (1.38%) Advertising
12 8 (1.01%) Billing
12 8 (1.01%) Front Office
13 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.63%) Wholesale Banking
13 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.50%) Publishing
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (11.45%) .NET
2 64 (8.05%) XML
3 48 (6.04%) SOAP
4 35 (4.40%) Web Services
5 34 (4.28%) REST
6 26 (3.27%) HTML
7 18 (2.26%) RESTful
8 17 (2.14%) CSS
9 15 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (1.89%) Gherkin
10 14 (1.76%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.64%) JSON
12 10 (1.26%) Java EE
12 10 (1.26%) ASP.NET
13 7 (0.88%) J2SE
13 7 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (0.88%) Spring
13 7 (0.88%) Backbone.js
13 7 (0.88%) Apache Camel
14 6 (0.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (3.40%) Equities
6 18 (2.26%) Derivative
7 14 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.76%) User Experience
8 13 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 13 (1.64%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.51%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.51%) SWIFT
10 10 (1.26%) Market Risk
11 7 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (0.88%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.75%) iPad
12 6 (0.75%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
12 6 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.65%) UNIX
1 37 (4.65%) Linux
2 34 (4.28%) Apple iOS
3 33 (4.15%) Android
4 32 (4.03%) Windows
5 7 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.25%) Debian
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (26.42%) Test Scripting
3 174 (21.89%) Test Automation
4 151 (18.99%) Scrum
5 148 (18.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 146 (18.36%) BDD
7 130 (16.35%) Software Testing
8 123 (15.47%) Manual Testing
9 103 (12.96%) Automated Testing
10 101 (12.70%) TDD
11 100 (12.58%) Automation Testing
12 99 (12.45%) Regression Testing
13 92 (11.57%) E-Commerce
14 77 (9.69%) Test Strategy
15 73 (9.18%) SDLC
16 67 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
17 65 (8.18%) Integration Testing
18 58 (7.30%) Open Source
19 56 (7.04%) Performance Testing
20 52 (6.54%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (27.80%) SQL
2 199 (25.03%) Java
3 183 (23.02%) C#
4 59 (7.42%) Ruby
5 44 (5.53%) JavaScript
6 29 (3.65%) Python
7 23 (2.89%) C
8 15 (1.89%) C++
8 15 (1.89%) PHP
9 12 (1.51%) VB
9 12 (1.51%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.26%) Perl
11 9 (1.13%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.13%) ActionScript
12 8 (1.01%) Korn
12 8 (1.01%) Bourne shell
13 7 (0.88%) Lua
13 7 (0.88%) Groovy
14 6 (0.75%) VBA
14 6 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 163 (20.50%) ISEB
2 157 (19.75%) ISTQB
3 101 (12.70%) Degree
4 55 (6.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 32 (4.03%) Security Cleared
6 23 (2.89%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.25%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) PMP
11 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (50.94%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) EMIR
2 4 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (0.50%) MiFID
3 2 (0.25%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) zsh
2 1 (0.13%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.38%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.25%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Nessus
4 1 (0.13%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 66 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.04%) Oracle
3 51 (6.42%) HP
4 9 (1.13%) SAP
5 8 (1.01%) IBM
5 8 (1.01%) WorldPay
6 7 (0.88%) Tableau
6 7 (0.88%) Terracotta
7 6 (0.75%) Capita
8 5 (0.63%) Telerik
8 5 (0.63%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.63%) Cognos
9 4 (0.50%) Informatica
9 4 (0.50%) Charles River
9 4 (0.50%) VMware
9 4 (0.50%) Google
9 4 (0.50%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.38%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.38%) Sybase
11 2 (0.25%) Fidessa
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