The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 75 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% 1.94% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.00% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 17
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £24,960 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,900 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 1198 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.46% 96.85% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1050 839
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 32 (61.54%) ISEB
2 24 (46.15%) .NET
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) Test Scripting
4 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.69%) Manual Testing
6 16 (30.77%) QA
6 16 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
7 14 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.00%) C#
9 11 (21.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (21.15%) Windows
9 11 (21.15%) V-Model
10 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
10 10 (19.23%) VB
10 10 (19.23%) ISTQB
11 8 (15.38%) Selenium
11 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (15.38%) HTML
11 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 7 (13.46%) VBScript
12 7 (13.46%) IIS
12 7 (13.46%) Performance Testing
13 6 (11.54%) Scrum
13 6 (11.54%) Change Control
13 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (15.38%) Selenium
4 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) WinRunner
6 2 (3.85%) QARun
7 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) XML
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Test Scripting
2 17 (32.69%) Manual Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 14 (26.92%) Software Testing
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.15%) V-Model
6 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
7 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 7 (13.46%) Performance Testing
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) Change Control
9 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Web Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Functional Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Stress Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
10 5 (9.62%) Workflow
10 5 (9.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) VB
4 7 (13.46%) VBScript
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) ISEB
2 10 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago