The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 65 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.15% 1.45% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.51% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 12
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,100 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
818 992 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.61% 96.12% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 687 834 796
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) QA
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 13 (48.15%) ISEB
4 11 (40.74%) ISTQB
4 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
7 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
7 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Line Management
8 6 (22.22%) SDLC
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Time Management
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.81%) Smartcard
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) SLA
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Waterfall

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Line Management
6 6 (22.22%) SDLC
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.81%) Time Management
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Test Management
10 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) ISEB
2 11 (40.74%) ISTQB
3 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft