The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 33 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.88% 1.68% 6.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.73% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 22
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,800 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
212 289 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 99.53% 97.31% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 184 270 367
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,467 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,445
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Norwich

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) QA
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) ISEB
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (6.67%) Back Office
8 1 (6.67%) Publishing
8 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
8 1 (6.67%) Use Case
8 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management
8 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) JIRA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft