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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 84 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.01% 1.76% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.83% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,800 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1046 1039 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.70% 96.29% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 836 899 874
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) ISEB
2 15 (46.88%) QA
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
6 7 (21.88%) HP
6 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
6 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) SQL
10 2 (6.25%) System Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
11 1 (3.13%) sed
11 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (3.13%) Test Management
11 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
11 1 (3.13%) Selenium
11 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
11 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
11 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Law
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) System Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Test Management
8 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) sed
2 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) ISEB
2 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft