The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 45 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.68% 1.07% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 1.12% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 625 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.11% 95.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 412 538 465
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Berkshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Slough

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (42.86%) Perl
4 12 (42.86%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) UNIX
4 12 (42.86%) Solaris
4 12 (42.86%) Linux
4 12 (42.86%) HTTP
4 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 12 (42.86%) DNS
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
5 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
5 11 (39.29%) TIBCO
5 11 (39.29%) Rendezvous
5 11 (39.29%) SS7
5 11 (39.29%) ISUP
5 11 (39.29%) INAP
5 11 (39.29%) IVR
5 11 (39.29%) NFS
5 11 (39.29%) SMS
5 11 (39.29%) SOAP
5 11 (39.29%) LDAP
5 11 (39.29%) Wireshark
5 11 (39.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
7 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) HTTP
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) SS7
2 11 (39.29%) ISUP
2 11 (39.29%) INAP
2 11 (39.29%) SMS
2 11 (39.29%) LDAP
2 11 (39.29%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) 2G
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) IPv4
4 1 (3.57%) IPv6
4 1 (3.57%) 3G
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.57%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Introscope
5 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.57%) Toad
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Billing
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) XML
2 11 (39.29%) Rendezvous
2 11 (39.29%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) ODBC
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) JDBC
4 1 (3.57%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (39.29%) IVR
3 2 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) UNIX
1 12 (42.86%) Solaris
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (39.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.86%) CRM
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Test Management
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
8 1 (3.57%) Logistics
8 1 (3.57%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) nmon
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
1 11 (39.29%) TIBCO
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
2 7 (25.00%) Redknee
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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