The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Slough region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 47 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.26% 0.32% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.34% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 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
356 594 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.44% 95.50% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 317 486 412
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Slough region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) HP
1 11 (91.67%) 4G
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
2 7 (58.33%) SIGTRAN
2 7 (58.33%) LTE
2 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 7 (58.33%) 3G
2 7 (58.33%) SS7
2 7 (58.33%) ISUP
2 7 (58.33%) SCCP
2 7 (58.33%) GSM
2 7 (58.33%) UMTS
2 7 (58.33%) 2G
2 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
2 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
3 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Finance

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) 4G
2 7 (58.33%) 2G
2 7 (58.33%) 3G
2 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (58.33%) GSM
2 7 (58.33%) ISUP
2 7 (58.33%) LTE
2 7 (58.33%) SCCP
2 7 (58.33%) SIGTRAN
2 7 (58.33%) SS7
2 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
2 7 (58.33%) UMTS
2 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
1 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) HP