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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 91 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 2.05% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.19% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 10
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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
1436 1144 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.23% 93.77% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 887 1002
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) Banking
5 9 (28.13%) ISEB
6 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Project Management
9 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
9 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 5 (15.63%) V-Model
9 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
10 4 (12.50%) QA
10 4 (12.50%) Selenium
10 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.38%) MS Access
11 3 (9.38%) ITIL
11 3 (9.38%) Incident Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MS Access
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) eggPlant
3 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (34.38%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) V-Model
7 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
7 5 (15.63%) SDLC
8 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL
9 3 (9.38%) Test Management
10 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
10 2 (6.25%) RAD
10 2 (6.25%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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