The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 61 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.92% 3.56% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.72% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 10
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Test Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 646 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.22% 95.85% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 647 599 338
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Northampton region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Northampton

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
4 15 (40.54%) Test Scripting
5 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (35.14%) Service Delivery
6 13 (35.14%) ITIL
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 13 (35.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) DHCP
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
8 11 (29.73%) QA
9 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
9 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) .NET
10 9 (24.32%) C#
11 8 (21.62%) Degree
11 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
11 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.92%) SCCM
13 6 (16.22%) ISEB
14 5 (13.51%) Test Management
14 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (10.81%) ERP
15 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) DHCP
1 11 (29.73%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) GWT
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Test Scripting
3 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (35.14%) ITIL
4 13 (35.14%) Service Delivery
4 13 (35.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Test Management
8 4 (10.81%) BDD
8 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
11 1 (2.70%) TDD
11 1 (2.70%) Migration
11 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) QA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 6 days ago