The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 74 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.77% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Median salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,788 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.03% +8.33%
Software Test Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 588 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.93% 98.49% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 559 475 630
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Somerset

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 1 £21,500 -
Software Test Analyst
South West

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Software 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 Somerset region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB