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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Analyst
Rank - 82 101
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 0 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.91% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.97% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Average salary - £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
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
1369 1129 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.94% 93.38% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 896 1055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware