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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 310 333 266
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 412 398 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.89% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.93% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 370 338 450
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
40551 42788 46715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.79% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35129 36019 38486
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
City of London +29 84 £40,000 -7.51% 15
Wimbledon - 14 - -
Brentford - 9 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 4 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +11 3 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Westminster - 3 £45,000 - 2
Croydon - 2 £37,500 - 1
Clapham - 2 £32,500 -
Twickenham +3 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Surbiton -2 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Sidcup -3 1 £42,250 -
Chiswick -6 1 £49,000 +8.88%
Chessington - 1 £25,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £51,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 385 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (46.47%) QA
3 318 (38.69%) Finance
4 313 (38.08%) Selenium
5 295 (35.89%) Test Scripting
6 247 (30.05%) ISEB
7 234 (28.47%) SQL
8 206 (25.06%) Test Automation
9 197 (23.97%) Java
10 187 (22.75%) Automation Testing
11 186 (22.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 184 (22.38%) ISTQB
13 171 (20.80%) Manual Testing
14 168 (20.44%) Software Testing
15 165 (20.07%) C#
16 151 (18.37%) Degree
17 137 (16.67%) WebDriver
17 137 (16.67%) BDD
18 132 (16.06%) JIRA
19 126 (15.33%) Functional Testing
20 124 (15.09%) Cucumber
21 110 (13.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 107 (13.02%) Automated Testing
23 104 (12.65%) Microsoft
24 103 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
25 102 (12.41%) Regression Testing
26 99 (12.04%) Scrum
27 98 (11.92%) HP UFT
28 94 (11.44%) Banking
29 93 (11.31%) Continuous Integration

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 34 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.07%) CMS
3 16 (1.95%) Confluence
4 7 (0.85%) Drupal
5 6 (0.73%) IIS
5 6 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.12%) Node.js
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 65 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.26%) MS Office
3 17 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) Mingle
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.70%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.24%) Primavera
6 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.24%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.22%) GitHub
2 7 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.97%) Internet
2 7 (0.85%) Broadband
3 6 (0.73%) PuTTY
3 6 (0.73%) SSH
3 6 (0.73%) Telnet
4 5 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.24%) Firewall
5 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) Extranet
6 1 (0.12%) HTTP
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.92%) Oracle Database
3 22 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.46%) Big Data
7 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.09%) QlikView
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.12%) DB2
10 1 (0.12%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.12%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 313 (38.08%) Selenium
2 137 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 132 (16.06%) JIRA
4 124 (15.09%) Cucumber
5 98 (11.92%) HP UFT
6 70 (8.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 67 (8.15%) SpecFlow
8 66 (8.03%) Jenkins
9 54 (6.57%) Git (software)
9 54 (6.57%) JMeter
10 51 (6.20%) Appium
11 41 (4.99%) SoapUI
12 35 (4.26%) Visual Studio
13 34 (4.14%) WATIR
14 27 (3.28%) LoadRunner
15 21 (2.55%) JUnit
16 18 (2.19%) FitNesse
16 18 (2.19%) Gerrit
16 18 (2.19%) Mercurial
16 18 (2.19%) Subversion
General
1 318 (38.69%) Finance
2 94 (11.44%) Banking
3 87 (10.58%) Law
4 36 (4.38%) Retail
5 33 (4.01%) Front Office
6 31 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 28 (3.41%) Advertising
8 24 (2.92%) Telecoms
9 22 (2.68%) Games
10 20 (2.43%) Marketing
11 16 (1.95%) Legal
12 14 (1.70%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.97%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.73%) Back Office
15 5 (0.61%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.24%) Publishing
18 1 (0.12%) Billing
18 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (10.10%) .NET
2 74 (9.00%) Web Services
3 58 (7.06%) Gherkin
4 55 (6.69%) XML
5 45 (5.47%) SOAP
6 33 (4.01%) HTML
7 23 (2.80%) REST
8 19 (2.31%) RESTful
9 14 (1.70%) XBRL
10 12 (1.46%) JSON
11 11 (1.34%) Behat
12 10 (1.22%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (0.97%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.97%) CSS
13 8 (0.97%) J2EE
14 7 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
15 6 (0.73%) Spring
16 5 (0.61%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 103 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 29 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.04%) Derivative
4 25 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (2.19%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.07%) iPad
7 16 (1.95%) Fintech
8 13 (1.58%) Equities
8 13 (1.58%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 8 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.85%) User Experience
12 6 (0.73%) Replication
12 6 (0.73%) Social Media
12 6 (0.73%) Spread Betting
13 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.91%) Unix
2 61 (7.42%) Linux
3 51 (6.20%) Windows
4 18 (2.19%) Android
4 18 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.58%) Kali Linux
6 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.36%) Solaris
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (35.89%) Test Scripting
3 206 (25.06%) Test Automation
4 187 (22.75%) Automation Testing
5 186 (22.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 171 (20.80%) Manual Testing
7 168 (20.44%) Software Testing
8 137 (16.67%) BDD
9 126 (15.33%) Functional Testing
10 107 (13.02%) Automated Testing
11 102 (12.41%) Regression Testing
12 99 (12.04%) Scrum
13 93 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
14 88 (10.71%) Test Strategy
15 85 (10.34%) E-Commerce
16 83 (10.10%) Defect Management
16 83 (10.10%) SDLC
17 76 (9.25%) TDD
18 75 (9.12%) System Integration Testing
19 74 (9.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (28.47%) SQL
2 197 (23.97%) Java
3 165 (20.07%) C#
4 63 (7.66%) Ruby
5 28 (3.41%) Python
6 21 (2.55%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.19%) VB
8 17 (2.07%) PL/SQL
9 16 (1.95%) VBScript
10 15 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.70%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.09%) Groovy
13 6 (0.73%) C++
14 5 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.61%) PHP
15 4 (0.49%) Perl
15 4 (0.49%) VB6
16 3 (0.36%) C
16 3 (0.36%) COBOL
16 3 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 247 (30.05%) ISEB
2 184 (22.38%) ISTQB
3 151 (18.37%) Degree
4 110 (13.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (1.95%) ISEB Practitioner
6 14 (1.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (0.97%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ECDL
10 1 (0.12%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 382 (46.47%) QA
2 10 (1.22%) SDET
3 3 (0.36%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) SEPA
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (8.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Graphite
2 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 104 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.83%) Oracle
3 75 (9.12%) HP
4 37 (4.50%) SAP
5 10 (1.22%) Murex
6 9 (1.09%) IBM
6 9 (1.09%) WorldPay
7 8 (0.97%) Informatica
8 7 (0.85%) ATG
8 7 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.61%) VMware
10 4 (0.49%) Citrix
10 4 (0.49%) Siebel
11 3 (0.36%) Cognos
11 3 (0.36%) StreamBase
12 2 (0.24%) F5
12 2 (0.24%) MarketAxess
12 2 (0.24%) Sybase
12 2 (0.24%) Tradeweb
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive bens package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £300/Day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Ecellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 +bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits + expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago