The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 16 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 63 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.63% 1.90% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.96% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 15
Average salary £36,700 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.55% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,860 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,500 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 662 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.56% 96.78% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 554 606 451
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,975
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Somerset

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Somerset

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 9 £40,350 -
Yeovil - 1 £22,500 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (52.38%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) JMeter
2 8 (38.10%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Xcode
2 8 (38.10%) Android
2 8 (38.10%) iPhone
2 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) Test Management
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) LAMP
7 3 (14.29%) EPoS
7 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) JMeter
2 8 (38.10%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
1 8 (38.10%) iPhone
1 8 (38.10%) iPad
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) EPoS
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Android
1 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Test Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) RUP
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago