The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 196 141 191
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 288 429 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.88% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.98% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 256 360 243
Average salary £38,250 £36,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +30 114 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Hampshire -9 50 £31,750 -13.01% 6
Berkshire -62 45 £43,000 +17.80% 2
Buckinghamshire -26 21 £32,500 - 3
Kent +2 17 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Sussex -2 14 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Oxfordshire +5 10 £28,500 -8.06% 1
East Sussex -30 9 £48,000 +28.00% 2
Middlesex +16 7 - -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 320 (50.47%) ISEB
2 264 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (39.12%) ISTQB
4 220 (34.70%) SQL
5 192 (30.28%) Finance
6 189 (29.81%) Test Scripting
7 176 (27.76%) QA
8 175 (27.60%) Selenium
9 148 (23.34%) Software Testing
10 140 (22.08%) Java
10 140 (22.08%) Test Automation
11 120 (18.93%) HP Quality Center
12 116 (18.30%) QuickTest Pro
13 104 (16.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 104 (16.40%) Automation Testing
14 102 (16.09%) HP
15 100 (15.77%) WebDriver
16 93 (14.67%) Test Management
17 92 (14.51%) Automated Testing
18 90 (14.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 82 (12.93%) Regression Testing
20 80 (12.62%) Scrum
21 79 (12.46%) C#
22 75 (11.83%) Microsoft
22 75 (11.83%) Manual Testing
23 71 (11.20%) Waterfall
24 70 (11.04%) XML
24 70 (11.04%) Mentoring
25 69 (10.88%) Degree
26 59 (9.31%) HTML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.26%) SharePoint
1 8 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 8 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (1.10%) Confluence
3 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.63%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.32%) IIS
4 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.16%) Lync
5 1 (0.16%) CMS
5 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 51 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.21%) MS Office
3 11 (1.74%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) CSG Singleview
1 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Exstream
4 1 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.10%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.26%) Internet
2 6 (0.95%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.79%) LAN
4 4 (0.63%) WAN
4 4 (0.63%) Wireless
5 2 (0.32%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.32%) SSH
5 2 (0.32%) WebEx
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.16%) GGSN
6 1 (0.16%) LTE
6 1 (0.16%) 4G
6 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.16%) MVNO
6 1 (0.16%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.16%) SMPP
6 1 (0.16%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.58%) MySQL
4 9 (1.42%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.42%) Big Data
5 8 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.10%) DB2
7 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.47%) MS Access
10 2 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 175 (27.60%) Selenium
2 116 (18.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 100 (15.77%) WebDriver
4 45 (7.10%) JIRA
4 45 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (6.31%) Visual Studio
6 37 (5.84%) LoadRunner
7 34 (5.36%) Eclipse
8 33 (5.21%) Cucumber
9 25 (3.94%) IntelliJ
9 25 (3.94%) TestNG
10 22 (3.47%) SoapUI
10 22 (3.47%) SpecFlow
11 20 (3.15%) TestDirector
12 19 (3.00%) Jenkins
13 14 (2.21%) JMeter
13 14 (2.21%) Firebug
14 13 (2.05%) Maven
14 13 (2.05%) JUnit
15 10 (1.58%) Subversion
General
1 192 (30.28%) Finance
2 37 (5.84%) Banking
3 34 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.31%) Retail
5 14 (2.21%) Aerospace
6 10 (1.58%) Marketing
6 10 (1.58%) Billing
7 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Games
9 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Front Office
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (11.04%) XML
2 59 (9.31%) HTML
3 57 (8.99%) .NET
4 33 (5.21%) Web Services
5 24 (3.79%) CSS
6 13 (2.05%) SOAP
7 12 (1.89%) Gherkin
8 11 (1.74%) J2EE
9 8 (1.26%) JSON
9 8 (1.26%) Ajax
10 6 (0.95%) WinForms
11 5 (0.79%) WPF
11 5 (0.79%) Silverlight
11 5 (0.79%) HTML5
11 5 (0.79%) Middleware
12 3 (0.47%) WCF
12 3 (0.47%) REST
12 3 (0.47%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.84%) Client/Server
3 28 (4.42%) AS400
4 27 (4.26%) iSeries
5 22 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.42%) Open Source
7 8 (1.26%) N-Tier
8 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.63%) DTV
9 4 (0.63%) Statistics
9 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.47%) PACS
11 2 (0.32%) NHS
11 2 (0.32%) Physics
11 2 (0.32%) Derivative
11 2 (0.32%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.31%) Windows
2 33 (5.21%) UNIX
3 23 (3.63%) Linux
4 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) CentOS
5 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (29.81%) Test Scripting
3 148 (23.34%) Software Testing
4 140 (22.08%) Test Automation
5 104 (16.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 104 (16.40%) Automation Testing
6 93 (14.67%) Test Management
7 92 (14.51%) Automated Testing
8 82 (12.93%) Regression Testing
9 80 (12.62%) Scrum
10 75 (11.83%) Manual Testing
11 71 (11.20%) Waterfall
12 70 (11.04%) Mentoring
13 50 (7.89%) TDD
14 49 (7.73%) System Testing
15 48 (7.57%) Test Strategy
16 44 (6.94%) BDD
17 42 (6.62%) Test Planning
18 37 (5.84%) Integration Testing
19 33 (5.21%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 220 (34.70%) SQL
2 140 (22.08%) Java
3 79 (12.46%) C#
4 20 (3.15%) PL/SQL
5 19 (3.00%) Python
6 15 (2.37%) VB
7 14 (2.21%) PHP
8 11 (1.74%) VB.NET
8 11 (1.74%) C
8 11 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.74%) Perl
9 10 (1.58%) VBScript
9 10 (1.58%) Ruby
10 6 (0.95%) C++
10 6 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.47%) VBA
13 2 (0.32%) Groovy
14 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 320 (50.47%) ISEB
2 248 (39.12%) ISTQB
3 90 (14.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 69 (10.88%) Degree
5 39 (6.15%) Security Cleared
6 28 (4.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.47%) APMP
8 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (27.76%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) HL7
2 3 (0.47%) DICOM
System Software
1 17 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 14 (2.21%) vSphere
3 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 120 (18.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (16.09%) HP
2 75 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 52 (8.20%) Oracle
4 17 (2.68%) VMware
5 10 (1.58%) IBM
6 7 (1.10%) SAP
7 6 (0.95%) Capita
8 3 (0.47%) Cisco
8 3 (0.47%) Progress
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.32%) Charles River
9 2 (0.32%) Google
9 2 (0.32%) Mitel
9 2 (0.32%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter
10 1 (0.16%) Telerik
10 1 (0.16%) EMC
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35K - £55K
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago