The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 78 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.74% 3.06% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 3.15% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 10
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £34,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,788 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
Test Analyst
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
948 1238 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.23% 97.10% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 716 988 771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) QA
3 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) ISEB
5 8 (38.10%) Regression Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (23.81%) HP
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) XSD
8 5 (23.81%) V-Model
8 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
9 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
9 4 (19.05%) Unix
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) MS Office
9 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Publishing
10 3 (14.29%) ERP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) XSD
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
3 8 (38.10%) Regression Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) V-Model
7 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
8 3 (14.29%) ERP
8 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
10 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) PL/1
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.76%) Kronos
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
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