The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 89 108 83
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.16% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.17% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,350 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +0.84%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 1184 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.25% 96.73% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1057 857
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (76.47%) ISEB
1 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) Stress Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Change Control
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (23.53%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) JIRA
9 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) User Stories
9 3 (17.65%) MSF
10 2 (11.76%) Test Automation

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
2 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Stress Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
6 3 (17.65%) MSF
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) V-Model
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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