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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 180 223 176
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 281 301 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.63% 1.43% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.48% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 258 271 318
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
16695 20295 21092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 96.65% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 17025 16464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +27 99 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Sussex +51 51 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Hampshire +11 42 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 28 £33,000 +1.53% 3
Berkshire +3 25 £39,750 +6.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 19 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Kent -13 12 £35,000 -0.70% 1
West Sussex -5 4 £35,250 +4.44% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 286 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (41.54%) ISEB
3 209 (39.29%) Selenium
4 203 (38.16%) ISTQB
5 200 (37.59%) Test Scripting
6 181 (34.02%) Software Testing
6 181 (34.02%) QA
7 169 (31.77%) Regression Testing
8 152 (28.57%) SQL
9 134 (25.19%) Finance
10 133 (25.00%) Scrum
10 133 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 120 (22.56%) Automated Testing
12 116 (21.80%) Manual Testing
13 109 (20.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 104 (19.55%) C#
15 96 (18.05%) Test Automation
15 96 (18.05%) Automation Testing
16 85 (15.98%) Test Strategy
17 84 (15.79%) .NET
17 84 (15.79%) JIRA
18 79 (14.85%) Functional Testing
19 75 (14.10%) SDLC
20 74 (13.91%) BDD
21 71 (13.35%) Java
22 68 (12.78%) Degree
22 68 (12.78%) Integration Testing
23 67 (12.59%) WebDriver
24 65 (12.22%) Microsoft
24 65 (12.22%) JMeter

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 15 (2.82%) Confluence
2 10 (1.88%) IIS
3 7 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) Xceptor
Applications
1 24 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) 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%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.26%) 4G
2 11 (2.07%) LAN
2 11 (2.07%) WAN
3 9 (1.69%) IP Telephony
4 8 (1.50%) 2G
4 8 (1.50%) 3G
4 8 (1.50%) Diameter Protocol
4 8 (1.50%) GSM
4 8 (1.50%) ISUP
4 8 (1.50%) LTE
4 8 (1.50%) SCCP
4 8 (1.50%) SIGTRAN
4 8 (1.50%) SS7
4 8 (1.50%) tcpdump
4 8 (1.50%) UMTS
4 8 (1.50%) Wireshark
5 5 (0.94%) VoIP
5 5 (0.94%) Wireless
6 3 (0.56%) HTTP
7 2 (0.38%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.14%) MySQL
3 13 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 209 (39.29%) Selenium
2 84 (15.79%) JIRA
3 67 (12.59%) WebDriver
4 65 (12.22%) JMeter
5 57 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (8.27%) Cucumber
7 41 (7.71%) Jenkins
8 40 (7.52%) Visual Studio
9 35 (6.58%) SoapUI
10 33 (6.20%) HP UFT
11 32 (6.02%) SpecFlow
12 22 (4.14%) NUnit
13 19 (3.57%) JUnit
14 17 (3.20%) NeoLoad
15 13 (2.44%) Hudson
16 12 (2.26%) Subversion
17 10 (1.88%) Maven
17 10 (1.88%) TeamCity
17 10 (1.88%) TestNG
18 9 (1.69%) jMock
General
1 134 (25.19%) Finance
2 23 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.01%) Marketing
4 14 (2.63%) Automotive
5 10 (1.88%) Banking
5 10 (1.88%) Retail
6 6 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.75%) Games
8 3 (0.56%) Electronics
8 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (15.79%) .NET
2 44 (8.27%) XML
3 29 (5.45%) HTML
4 27 (5.08%) REST
5 24 (4.51%) ASP.NET
5 24 (4.51%) SOAP
6 16 (3.01%) Gherkin
7 12 (2.26%) CSS
7 12 (2.26%) Web Services
8 11 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.07%) J2EE
9 10 (1.88%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (1.88%) Spring
10 9 (1.69%) Ajax
10 9 (1.69%) Hibernate
10 9 (1.69%) Java EE
10 9 (1.69%) JMS
10 9 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.95%) Client/Server
2 21 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.63%) AS400
4 11 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.32%) Replication
7 6 (1.13%) Biotechnology
7 6 (1.13%) Life Science
7 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.13%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.94%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.94%) NHS
9 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.56%) Wiki
11 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.38%) IVR
11 2 (0.38%) mHealth
11 2 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.59%) Windows
2 33 (6.20%) Unix
3 14 (2.63%) Linux
4 11 (2.07%) Windows NT
4 11 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.50%) Android
5 8 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (37.59%) Test Scripting
3 181 (34.02%) Software Testing
4 169 (31.77%) Regression Testing
5 133 (25.00%) Scrum
5 133 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 120 (22.56%) Automated Testing
7 116 (21.80%) Manual Testing
8 96 (18.05%) Automation Testing
8 96 (18.05%) Test Automation
9 85 (15.98%) Test Strategy
10 79 (14.85%) Functional Testing
11 75 (14.10%) SDLC
12 74 (13.91%) BDD
13 68 (12.78%) Integration Testing
14 57 (10.71%) TDD
15 43 (8.08%) System Integration Testing
15 43 (8.08%) Waterfall
16 41 (7.71%) Test Management
17 40 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 152 (28.57%) SQL
2 104 (19.55%) C#
3 71 (13.35%) Java
4 26 (4.89%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.20%) VB
6 13 (2.44%) C++
7 12 (2.26%) PHP
7 12 (2.26%) Python
8 10 (1.88%) C
9 9 (1.69%) Groovy
9 9 (1.69%) Perl
10 8 (1.50%) Ruby
10 8 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.32%) VBScript
12 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.38%) RPG
13 2 (0.38%) Scala
13 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 221 (41.54%) ISEB
2 203 (38.16%) ISTQB
3 109 (20.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 68 (12.78%) Degree
5 32 (6.02%) Security Cleared
6 24 (4.51%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.94%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) CISSP
9 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) OSCP
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (34.02%) QA
2 4 (0.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) SDET
4 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (11.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 65 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.89%) Oracle
3 34 (6.39%) HP
4 19 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.69%) Rally
6 6 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.94%) SAP
8 4 (0.75%) Capita
9 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.38%) Demandware
10 1 (0.19%) Borland
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco
10 1 (0.19%) Google
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.19%) Sun
10 1 (0.19%) Telerik
10 1 (0.19%) VMware
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum 24 days annual leave, pension, life cover
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Gym
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Woking
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to £23,000 + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago