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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 86 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.96% 1.35% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.38% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 26
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
886 1373 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.96% 97.44% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 1053 967
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 21 (75.00%) ISEB
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 13 (46.43%) Regression Testing
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) ISTQB
8 7 (25.00%) Selenium
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
9 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Testing
11 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
12 3 (10.71%) QA
12 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Web Development
12 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
12 3 (10.71%) TDD
12 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
12 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
12 3 (10.71%) J2EE

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
3 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.14%) Gerrit
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) JMeter
4 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Regression Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Testing
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 3 (10.71%) API Testing
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) Defect Management
8 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) ISEB
2 16 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (32.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) HP