The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Luton region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 54 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.30% 1.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Median salary £65,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+103.12% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Test Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 389 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.51% 97.74% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 262 293 346
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Luton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) ClearQuest
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) HP ASE
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) QA

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) ClearQuest
1 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
Metaskil
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum upto £42k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Metaskil
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago