The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 40 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.78% 0.83% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.88% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £31,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 340 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.85% 93.92% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 224 219 408
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Middlesex

Test Analyst
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Finance

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (40.00%) MS Project
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB