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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 167 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 362 277 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.64% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.34% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 277 239 273
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
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
21033 20600 20991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.81% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16781 16810 18115
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 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
(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
Berkshire +84 132 £36,500 -8.75% 4
Surrey +13 104 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Hampshire +10 41 £32,500 -4.41% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 26 £40,000 +23.07% 3
East Sussex -31 26 £35,000 +11.11%
Kent +4 14 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Sussex -7 8 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Middlesex 0 4 £31,500 -42.72%
Oxfordshire -13 3 £26,000 -36.96% 4
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

1 315 (41.39%) ISEB
2 296 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (35.48%) SQL
4 265 (34.82%) Finance
5 227 (29.83%) Software Testing
6 217 (28.52%) Selenium
7 211 (27.73%) HP Quality Center
8 199 (26.15%) Test Scripting
9 195 (25.62%) ISTQB
10 191 (25.10%) QA
11 174 (22.86%) Manual Testing
12 158 (20.76%) QuickTest Pro
13 128 (16.82%) HP
14 123 (16.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 106 (13.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 105 (13.80%) Test Management
17 102 (13.40%) Automation Testing
18 98 (12.88%) Test Automation
18 98 (12.88%) Automated Testing
19 97 (12.75%) Scrum
20 96 (12.61%) Security Cleared
21 94 (12.35%) Windows
22 88 (11.56%) XML
22 88 (11.56%) Microsoft
23 87 (11.43%) SC Cleared
24 85 (11.17%) Java
25 83 (10.91%) Regression Testing
25 83 (10.91%) Degree
25 83 (10.91%) Test Planning
26 80 (10.51%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 18 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (1.84%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.92%) IIS
6 6 (0.79%) Confluence
7 5 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.53%) ColdFusion
8 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) JBoss
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.97%) MS Office
3 8 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.45%) DNS
1 11 (1.45%) Firewall
2 10 (1.31%) HTTP
3 9 (1.18%) Internet
3 9 (1.18%) Wireshark
4 8 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.79%) LAN
5 6 (0.79%) SMS
5 6 (0.79%) LDAP
5 6 (0.79%) WAN
5 6 (0.79%) SS7
5 6 (0.79%) ISUP
5 6 (0.79%) INAP
6 3 (0.39%) FTP
7 2 (0.26%) LTE
7 2 (0.26%) 4G
7 2 (0.26%) MVNO
8 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
8 1 (0.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.34%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.31%) NoSQL
3 10 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (0.92%) MarkLogic
5 5 (0.66%) MySQL
6 4 (0.53%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.53%) DataStage
6 4 (0.53%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 217 (28.52%) Selenium
2 158 (20.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 70 (9.20%) WebDriver
4 56 (7.36%) TestDirector
5 55 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 53 (6.96%) Visual Studio
7 52 (6.83%) JIRA
8 44 (5.78%) Cucumber
9 38 (4.99%) LoadRunner
9 38 (4.99%) SoapUI
10 24 (3.15%) Selenium IDE
11 23 (3.02%) JUnit
12 22 (2.89%) WinRunner
13 20 (2.63%) TestNG
14 19 (2.50%) SpecFlow
15 17 (2.23%) Git (software)
16 15 (1.97%) FitNesse
17 14 (1.84%) Subversion
18 13 (1.71%) TeamCity
18 13 (1.71%) NUnit
General
1 265 (34.82%) Finance
2 69 (9.07%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.78%) Retail
4 26 (3.42%) Banking
5 18 (2.37%) Billing
6 14 (1.84%) Aerospace
7 13 (1.71%) Legal
8 7 (0.92%) Military
8 7 (0.92%) Marketing
9 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.53%) Front Office
11 2 (0.26%) Publishing
11 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (11.56%) XML
2 70 (9.20%) .NET
3 60 (7.88%) Web Services
4 48 (6.31%) SOAP
5 47 (6.18%) HTML
6 22 (2.89%) CSS
7 21 (2.76%) WSDL
7 21 (2.76%) XSD
8 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 9 (1.18%) Gherkin
10 8 (1.05%) REST
11 7 (0.92%) Middleware
12 6 (0.79%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.79%) Rendezvous
13 5 (0.66%) GWT
14 4 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
15 3 (0.39%) WCF
15 3 (0.39%) LINQ
15 3 (0.39%) JSON
15 3 (0.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.20%) Mobile App
3 24 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.97%) Mathematics
5 14 (1.84%) Clustering
6 12 (1.58%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.05%) Open Source
8 6 (0.79%) IVR
8 6 (0.79%) Chip and PIN
8 6 (0.79%) Replication
9 4 (0.53%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.53%) iPad
9 4 (0.53%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.53%) Physics
10 3 (0.39%) FMCG
10 3 (0.39%) User Experience
11 2 (0.26%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.35%) Windows
2 50 (6.57%) UNIX
3 36 (4.73%) Linux
4 22 (2.89%) Windows XP
5 21 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.58%) Solaris
7 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.79%) AIX
9 5 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) Android
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (29.83%) Software Testing
3 199 (26.15%) Test Scripting
4 174 (22.86%) Manual Testing
5 106 (13.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 105 (13.80%) Test Management
7 102 (13.40%) Automation Testing
8 98 (12.88%) Test Automation
8 98 (12.88%) Automated Testing
9 97 (12.75%) Scrum
10 83 (10.91%) Regression Testing
10 83 (10.91%) Test Planning
11 56 (7.36%) Test Strategy
12 54 (7.10%) Performance Testing
13 53 (6.96%) Waterfall
13 53 (6.96%) System Testing
14 49 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (4.60%) Web Testing
16 34 (4.47%) Integration Testing
17 32 (4.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 270 (35.48%) SQL
2 85 (11.17%) Java
3 80 (10.51%) C#
4 43 (5.65%) VBScript
5 42 (5.52%) Python
6 37 (4.86%) JavaScript
7 33 (4.34%) Perl
8 20 (2.63%) PHP
9 15 (1.97%) XPath
9 15 (1.97%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.45%) VB
10 11 (1.45%) C++
11 8 (1.05%) C
12 6 (0.79%) Ruby
13 2 (0.26%) Lua
13 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.13%) Delphi
14 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 315 (41.39%) ISEB
2 195 (25.62%) ISTQB
3 123 (16.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 96 (12.61%) Security Cleared
5 87 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 83 (10.91%) Degree
7 6 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) CISSP
8 2 (0.26%) CISM
8 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (25.10%) QA
2 8 (1.05%) GAMP
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.79%) NFS
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) KVM
4 1 (0.13%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 211 (27.73%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 13 (1.71%) Netcool
3 13 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.79%) Control-M
5 2 (0.26%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 128 (16.82%) HP
2 88 (11.56%) Microsoft
3 62 (8.15%) Oracle
4 22 (2.89%) Citrix
5 14 (1.84%) Veritas
6 13 (1.71%) McAfee
7 9 (1.18%) VMware
8 7 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (0.92%) IBM
9 6 (0.79%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.53%) SAP
10 4 (0.53%) Redknee
11 2 (0.26%) Charles River
11 2 (0.26%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.13%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.13%) Northgate
12 1 (0.13%) Capita
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent CT1 1QU
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £34,233 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 45000-50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Addlestone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago