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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 43 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.92% 0.48% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 0.49% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 18
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
576 618 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.79% 98.41% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 475 549 557
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 10 December 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 +7 10 £32,500 +22.64%
Bath - 4 £35,000 - 2
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Somerset region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) ISEB
2 35 (61.40%) ISTQB
3 33 (57.89%) Software Testing
4 32 (56.14%) BDD
5 31 (54.39%) Test Automation
6 29 (50.88%) Waterfall
6 29 (50.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (49.12%) SpecFlow
7 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
8 27 (47.37%) Non-Functional Testing
8 27 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (47.37%) Line Management
9 26 (45.61%) Test Management
10 25 (43.86%) Load Testing
11 24 (42.11%) Cucumber
12 17 (29.82%) Security Testing
12 17 (29.82%) Performance Testing
13 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
14 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
15 12 (21.05%) Scrum
16 10 (17.54%) Selenium
17 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting
17 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
18 8 (14.04%) User Stories
19 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
20 6 (10.53%) Java
20 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
20 6 (10.53%) Functional Testing
20 6 (10.53%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (49.12%) SpecFlow
3 24 (42.11%) Cucumber
4 10 (17.54%) Selenium
5 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) SOAP
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Software Testing
3 32 (56.14%) BDD
4 31 (54.39%) Test Automation
5 29 (50.88%) Waterfall
6 27 (47.37%) Line Management
6 27 (47.37%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (45.61%) Test Management
8 25 (43.86%) Load Testing
9 17 (29.82%) Performance Testing
9 17 (29.82%) Security Testing
10 12 (21.05%) Scrum
11 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting
12 8 (14.04%) User Stories
13 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
14 6 (10.53%) Functional Testing
14 6 (10.53%) SDLC
14 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) Java
2 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (61.40%) ISEB
1 35 (61.40%) ISTQB
2 27 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
4 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
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