The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 57 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.93% 2.94% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 3.05% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.71%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.45% 96.47% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 585 308 400
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Northamptonshire

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 30 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) ISEB
2 19 (48.72%) Test Scripting
3 17 (43.59%) QA
4 15 (38.46%) Project Management
5 12 (30.77%) Windows
5 12 (30.77%) Test Management
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) Manual Testing
7 10 (25.64%) V-Model
7 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
8 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 9 (23.08%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) HTML
9 8 (20.51%) XML
9 8 (20.51%) Business Process Mapping
10 7 (17.95%) UNIX
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
12 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
12 4 (10.26%) Finance
13 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
13 3 (7.69%) Control-M
13 3 (7.69%) Degree
14 2 (5.13%) Software Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
1 8 (20.51%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Test Scripting
2 15 (38.46%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Test Management
4 11 (28.21%) Manual Testing
5 10 (25.64%) V-Model
5 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 8 (20.51%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.56%) ERP
12 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.56%) Service Management
12 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Scrum
12 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) ISEB
2 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
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