The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South West / Somerset
Rank 63 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.56% 1.76% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.79% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £35,100
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
612 615 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.76% 98.56% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 519 525 428
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Bath +7 9 £36,250 -3.33%
Taunton +2 4 £32,500 +8.33%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) BDD
3 30 (56.60%) ISTQB
3 30 (56.60%) ISEB
4 27 (50.94%) Software Testing
5 26 (49.06%) Test Automation
6 23 (43.40%) Waterfall
7 22 (41.51%) SpecFlow
8 21 (39.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (37.74%) Non-Functional Testing
9 20 (37.74%) Line Management
10 19 (35.85%) Test Management
11 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
11 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
11 18 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (32.08%) Load Testing
13 16 (30.19%) Selenium
14 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
14 13 (24.53%) Scrum
15 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
16 11 (20.75%) Customer Requirements
17 10 (18.87%) Manual Testing
17 10 (18.87%) Security Testing
17 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
17 10 (18.87%) Performance Testing
17 10 (18.87%) Java
18 8 (15.09%) SDLC
18 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
18 8 (15.09%) Test Planning
18 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) SpecFlow
2 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
2 18 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (30.19%) Selenium
4 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.66%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) NUnit
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) SOAP
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) BDD
3 27 (50.94%) Software Testing
4 26 (49.06%) Test Automation
5 23 (43.40%) Waterfall
6 20 (37.74%) Line Management
6 20 (37.74%) Non-Functional Testing
7 19 (35.85%) Test Management
8 17 (32.08%) Load Testing
9 13 (24.53%) Scrum
9 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
10 11 (20.75%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (18.87%) Manual Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Performance Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Security Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
12 8 (15.09%) SDLC
12 8 (15.09%) Test Planning
13 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) C#
3 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) ISEB
1 30 (56.60%) ISTQB
2 21 (39.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Xamarin