The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 74 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.42% 2.03% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.10% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 16
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £36,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1061 903 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.06% 96.58% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 785 766 712
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 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 27 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (56.86%) ISEB
2 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) Manual Testing
4 19 (37.25%) QA
5 17 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (31.37%) .NET
7 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
8 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
9 12 (23.53%) HTML
9 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 12 (23.53%) Windows
10 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.57%) C#
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.57%) Selenium
11 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (17.65%) XML
13 8 (15.69%) UNIX
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle
13 8 (15.69%) Java
13 8 (15.69%) Scrum
13 8 (15.69%) Web Services
13 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
14 7 (13.73%) Regression Testing
15 6 (11.76%) Finance
15 6 (11.76%) Web Testing
16 5 (9.80%) QuickTest Pro

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (7.84%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.57%) Selenium
3 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (5.88%) MSTest
6 2 (3.92%) JMeter
6 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 2 (3.92%) QARun
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.92%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Military
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) XML
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
5 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.84%) CSS
6 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) EPoS
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Manual Testing
2 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 17 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Web Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.84%) V-Model
9 4 (7.84%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
10 3 (5.88%) System Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Change Control
10 3 (5.88%) Test Management
10 3 (5.88%) Stress Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) VB
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) ISEB
2 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
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