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 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 78 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 1.89% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.96% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 13
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
827 1174 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.22% 96.63% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 748 976 860
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 December 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 16 (66.67%) ISEB
2 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
5 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) QA
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.67%) Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
11 2 (8.33%) Scrum
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 2 (8.33%) System Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Test Management
11 2 (8.33%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) System Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Test Management
9 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Borland
2 1 (4.17%) VMware