The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 124 119 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 23 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 1.06% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.10% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 53
Median salary £43,750 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,750 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +4.61%
Test Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1755 2096 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.69% 96.32% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1614 1653
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) ISEB
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 7 (30.43%) QA
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) Games
7 6 (26.09%) JMeter
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
9 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Unix
9 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (17.39%) WebDriver

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) JMeter
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) Hudson
6 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Games
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
10 3 (13.04%) BDD
11 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (8.70%) Use Case
11 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) ISEB
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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