The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 60 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 31 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.22% 1.42% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 1.52% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 13
Average salary £32,500 £43,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% +28.35%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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
921 594 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.64% 93.84% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 839 541 633
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 22 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -6 23 £35,000 -20.45%
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 33 (54.10%) QA
2 29 (47.54%) ISEB
3 28 (45.90%) Project Management
4 27 (44.26%) Test Management
5 24 (39.34%) Test Scripting
6 20 (32.79%) ISTQB
7 17 (27.87%) V-Model
7 17 (27.87%) Waterfall
8 15 (24.59%) Manual Testing
9 14 (22.95%) Business Process Mapping
10 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
10 12 (19.67%) Finance
10 12 (19.67%) HTML
10 12 (19.67%) Java
10 12 (19.67%) SQL
10 12 (19.67%) XML
11 10 (16.39%) Windows
11 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.75%) UNIX
12 9 (14.75%) Web Services
12 9 (14.75%) Oracle
13 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
15 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
15 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
15 5 (8.20%) Degree
16 4 (6.56%) Marketing
16 4 (6.56%) Selenium
16 4 (6.56%) Retail

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Selenium
1 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.28%) Firebug
2 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) HTML
1 12 (19.67%) XML
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
3 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) XHTML
6 1 (1.64%) Velocity
6 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Project Management
2 27 (44.26%) Test Management
3 24 (39.34%) Test Scripting
4 17 (27.87%) V-Model
4 17 (27.87%) Waterfall
5 15 (24.59%) Manual Testing
6 14 (22.95%) Business Process Mapping
7 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
11 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (4.92%) Automation Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Coaching
14 2 (3.28%) Test Strategy
14 2 (3.28%) Compatibility Testing
14 2 (3.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) Java
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) C#
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) ISEB
2 20 (32.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.20%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (54.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 27 days ago