The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 53 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.29% 0.99% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.02% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,000 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 587 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.22% 96.71% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 401 499 491
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (72.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (62.07%) Mobile App
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) Perl
4 14 (48.28%) XML
4 14 (48.28%) UNIX
4 14 (48.28%) Solaris
4 14 (48.28%) Linux
4 14 (48.28%) HTTP
4 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 14 (48.28%) ISEB
4 14 (48.28%) Software Testing
4 14 (48.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (44.83%) SOAP
5 13 (44.83%) LDAP
5 13 (44.83%) SMS
5 13 (44.83%) NFS
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
5 13 (44.83%) TIBCO
5 13 (44.83%) Rendezvous
5 13 (44.83%) SS7
5 13 (44.83%) ISUP
5 13 (44.83%) INAP
5 13 (44.83%) IVR
5 13 (44.83%) Wireshark
5 13 (44.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (31.03%) Citrix

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (3.45%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) HTTP
1 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) SS7
2 13 (44.83%) ISUP
2 13 (44.83%) INAP
2 13 (44.83%) LDAP
2 13 (44.83%) SMS
2 13 (44.83%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) 2G
4 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.45%) IPv4
4 1 (3.45%) IPv6
4 1 (3.45%) 3G
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Toad
4 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) Introscope
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) JProfiler
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 21 (72.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) XML
2 13 (44.83%) Rendezvous
2 13 (44.83%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) JDBC
4 1 (3.45%) ODBC
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Mobile App
2 13 (44.83%) IVR
3 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) UNIX
1 14 (48.28%) Solaris
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Software Testing
2 13 (44.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Management
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Logistics
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Perl
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) ISEB
1 14 (48.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) nmon
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
1 13 (44.83%) TIBCO
2 9 (31.03%) Redknee
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) F5
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