The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Poole region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 31 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 5.26% 2.04% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 2.08% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -63.75%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 96 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 99.12% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 218 89 81
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
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Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Poole

Test Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) SWIFT

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
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