The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 88 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.97% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.65% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £29,250 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £34,750 £35,500
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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1186 1274 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.95% 96.30% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1076 970
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Nottingham -1 12 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 22 (66.67%) ISEB
2 15 (45.45%) QA
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Manual Testing
5 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
7 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
7 7 (21.21%) HP
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Degree
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
11 2 (6.06%) Windows
11 2 (6.06%) SQL
11 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Selenium
11 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.06%) System Testing
12 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
12 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
12 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
12 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
12 1 (3.03%) sed
12 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Law
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Manual Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) System Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) sed
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) C++
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) HP
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft