The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 70 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.84% 1.41% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.44% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
Median salary £32,900 £22,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.22% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £29,400 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £34,715 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 763 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.82% 97.82% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 528 561 714
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 4 £26,950 +19.77%
Corby - 1 - -
Kettering - 1 £40,000 -
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) G Suite
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Slack
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) G Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TestNG
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) HP