The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 86 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.86% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.51% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Software Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1000 988 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.60% 94.18% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 849 778 833
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) ISEB
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
3 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) MSF
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle