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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 72 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.10% 1.84% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.92% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 14
Median salary £29,000 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,332 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,858 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -

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
793 1043 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.90% 96.13% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 694 889 788
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 14 (51.85%) ISEB
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) QA
4 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
5 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
6 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (25.93%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.81%) Time Management
9 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Line Management
10 3 (11.11%) SLA
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.11%) Smartcard
10 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.11%) Finance

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 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 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 3 (11.11%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
8 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Line Management
8 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) Creative Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, HC MK14 6FG
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