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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 32 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.84% 0.41% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 0.45% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £32,000 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.28% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

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
198 221 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.84% 90.95% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 163 172 225
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Luton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing

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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Sun