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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 227 201 164
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 239 304 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.46% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.51% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 206 275 354
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,150
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +1.05%
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17951 20114 21982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.18% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 16515 17511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Surrey -40 51 £40,000 - 6
East Sussex +35 44 £37,500 +20.96% 4
Hampshire -5 40 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Berkshire -10 37 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +27 34 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Kent +20 20 £35,000 +7.69%
Oxfordshire -19 9 £33,250 +23.14%
West Sussex -5 7 £35,000 - 1
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 South East region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 240 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (39.51%) ISEB
3 202 (38.19%) Regression Testing
4 190 (35.92%) Selenium
5 187 (35.35%) ISTQB
6 184 (34.78%) Software Testing
7 178 (33.65%) Test Scripting
8 172 (32.51%) QA
9 164 (31.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 160 (30.25%) SQL
11 148 (27.98%) Finance
12 116 (21.93%) Manual Testing
13 115 (21.74%) Automation Testing
14 114 (21.55%) Automated Testing
15 111 (20.98%) Test Strategy
16 96 (18.15%) Functional Testing
17 95 (17.96%) Test Automation
17 95 (17.96%) Scrum
18 94 (17.77%) JIRA
19 90 (17.01%) Integration Testing
20 85 (16.07%) Java
21 81 (15.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 80 (15.12%) System Integration Testing
23 79 (14.93%) C#
24 74 (13.99%) SDLC
25 70 (13.23%) WebDriver
26 68 (12.85%) HP Quality Center
27 64 (12.10%) Degree
28 63 (11.91%) Windows
29 62 (11.72%) XML

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.46%) Confluence
2 10 (1.89%) IIS
3 7 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (2.65%) MS Office
2 11 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.38%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) SaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.02%) 4G
2 13 (2.46%) VoIP
3 9 (1.70%) 3G
4 8 (1.51%) 2G
4 8 (1.51%) Diameter Protocol
4 8 (1.51%) GSM
4 8 (1.51%) ISUP
4 8 (1.51%) LTE
4 8 (1.51%) SCCP
4 8 (1.51%) SIGTRAN
4 8 (1.51%) SS7
4 8 (1.51%) tcpdump
4 8 (1.51%) UMTS
4 8 (1.51%) Wireless
4 8 (1.51%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.76%) 802.15
5 4 (0.76%) HTTP
6 3 (0.57%) IPsec
7 2 (0.38%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.13%) MySQL
2 37 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.51%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.38%) Big Data
7 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 190 (35.92%) Selenium
2 94 (17.77%) JIRA
3 70 (13.23%) WebDriver
4 60 (11.34%) JMeter
5 46 (8.70%) HP UFT
6 39 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (7.18%) Jenkins
8 36 (6.81%) Cucumber
9 27 (5.10%) SoapUI
10 22 (4.16%) Visual Studio
11 21 (3.97%) NUnit
12 19 (3.59%) SpecFlow
13 16 (3.02%) JUnit
13 16 (3.02%) Maven
14 15 (2.84%) Hudson
15 14 (2.65%) NeoLoad
16 12 (2.27%) LoadRunner
17 10 (1.89%) Git (software)
17 10 (1.89%) WebLOAD
18 9 (1.70%) Gradle
General
1 148 (27.98%) Finance
2 36 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.02%) Marketing
4 13 (2.46%) Automotive
4 13 (2.46%) Banking
5 9 (1.70%) Games
6 8 (1.51%) Retail
7 6 (1.13%) Electronics
7 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.72%) XML
2 57 (10.78%) .NET
3 30 (5.67%) HTML
4 25 (4.73%) SOAP
5 20 (3.78%) REST
6 17 (3.21%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (2.65%) WCF
7 14 (2.65%) Web Services
8 13 (2.46%) CSS
9 10 (1.89%) J2EE
9 10 (1.89%) Node.js
10 9 (1.70%) Ajax
10 9 (1.70%) Hibernate
10 9 (1.70%) Java EE
10 9 (1.70%) JMS
10 9 (1.70%) Spring
10 9 (1.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.16%) AS400
4 11 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 11 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 9 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (1.70%) Smart Meter
6 8 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.51%) Replication
7 6 (1.13%) Wiki
8 5 (0.95%) iSeries
9 4 (0.76%) Biotechnology
9 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.76%) Life Science
9 4 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.57%) IVR
10 3 (0.57%) PKI
10 3 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.91%) Windows
2 49 (9.26%) Unix
3 30 (5.67%) Linux
4 11 (2.08%) Solaris
4 11 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.89%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.13%) Android
6 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (38.19%) Regression Testing
3 184 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 178 (33.65%) Test Scripting
5 164 (31.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 116 (21.93%) Manual Testing
7 115 (21.74%) Automation Testing
8 114 (21.55%) Automated Testing
9 111 (20.98%) Test Strategy
10 96 (18.15%) Functional Testing
11 95 (17.96%) Scrum
11 95 (17.96%) Test Automation
12 90 (17.01%) Integration Testing
13 80 (15.12%) System Integration Testing
14 74 (13.99%) SDLC
15 60 (11.34%) BDD
16 52 (9.83%) TDD
17 46 (8.70%) Defect Management
17 46 (8.70%) Waterfall
18 45 (8.51%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (30.25%) SQL
2 85 (16.07%) Java
3 79 (14.93%) C#
4 36 (6.81%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.48%) Python
6 23 (4.35%) C
6 23 (4.35%) Perl
7 22 (4.16%) C++
8 17 (3.21%) PHP
8 17 (3.21%) Ruby
9 9 (1.70%) Groovy
9 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.51%) VB
10 8 (1.51%) VBScript
11 7 (1.32%) Scala
12 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 209 (39.51%) ISEB
2 187 (35.35%) ISTQB
3 81 (15.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 64 (12.10%) Degree
5 37 (6.99%) Security Cleared
6 22 (4.16%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.76%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) CISSP
9 2 (0.38%) OSCP
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (32.51%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.38%) SDET
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Hyper-V
1 7 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 68 (12.85%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.76%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 48 (9.07%) HP
2 48 (9.07%) Oracle
3 11 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.70%) Rally
4 9 (1.70%) Red Hat
5 8 (1.51%) SAP
6 5 (0.95%) IBM
6 5 (0.95%) MKS
6 5 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.95%) TOWER Software
7 4 (0.76%) AppDynamics
7 4 (0.76%) CA
7 4 (0.76%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.38%) Demandware
9 1 (0.19%) Borland
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco
9 1 (0.19%) CODA
9 1 (0.19%) Sun
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + full bens package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £3500 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton
TRG
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago