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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
England / South East
Rank 176 201 184
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 247 306 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.70% 1.59% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.64% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 229 288 301
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
14087 18662 20143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.73% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11682 16015 16449
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
East Sussex +39 43 £31,500 -10.00% 2
West Sussex +28 43 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Surrey -6 43 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Berkshire +62 40 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Hampshire +19 30 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Oxfordshire -2 18 £29,000 -3.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +19 17 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Kent -19 15 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 223 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (37.76%) ISTQB
3 180 (34.68%) Selenium
4 173 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 166 (31.98%) QA
6 153 (29.48%) ISEB
7 148 (28.52%) C#
8 123 (23.70%) SQL
9 122 (23.51%) Software Testing
10 115 (22.16%) Regression Testing
11 111 (21.39%) .NET
12 101 (19.46%) Finance
13 100 (19.27%) Automated Testing
14 98 (18.88%) SDLC
15 96 (18.50%) Manual Testing
16 95 (18.30%) Microsoft
17 92 (17.73%) User Acceptance Testing
17 92 (17.73%) Test Strategy
18 91 (17.53%) SQL Server
19 89 (17.15%) Test Automation
20 78 (15.03%) Scrum
21 77 (14.84%) Automation Testing
22 66 (12.72%) Java
23 64 (12.33%) Windows
23 64 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 63 (12.14%) WebDriver
25 59 (11.37%) BDD
25 59 (11.37%) Team Foundation Server
26 58 (11.18%) Functional Testing
27 56 (10.79%) TDD

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 16 (3.08%) Confluence
2 7 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.77%) CMS
4 1 (0.19%) Drupal
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.50%) LAN
1 13 (2.50%) WAN
2 11 (2.12%) IP Telephony
3 5 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.19%) 4G
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.50%) MySQL
3 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 180 (34.68%) Selenium
2 63 (12.14%) WebDriver
3 59 (11.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (9.44%) JIRA
5 47 (9.06%) SoapUI
6 43 (8.29%) HP UFT
7 36 (6.94%) Visual Studio
8 30 (5.78%) JMeter
9 28 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 25 (4.82%) Jenkins
11 24 (4.62%) SpecFlow
12 23 (4.43%) JUnit
13 20 (3.85%) NUnit
14 15 (2.89%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (1.93%) TestNG
16 9 (1.73%) MSTest
17 7 (1.35%) LoadRunner
17 7 (1.35%) TeamCity
18 6 (1.16%) LoadUI
19 4 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
General
1 101 (19.46%) Finance
2 13 (2.50%) Banking
3 12 (2.31%) Retail
4 9 (1.73%) Back Office
5 5 (0.96%) Games
5 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.77%) Automotive
6 4 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Advertising
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (21.39%) .NET
2 30 (5.78%) ASP.NET
3 16 (3.08%) Gherkin
4 13 (2.50%) HTML
5 10 (1.93%) XML
6 9 (1.73%) SOAP
7 6 (1.16%) CSS
7 6 (1.16%) Web Services
8 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.58%) JSON
8 3 (0.58%) REST
8 3 (0.58%) RESTful
9 2 (0.39%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.39%) XHTML
10 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.93%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.77%) Smartcard
6 4 (0.77%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.58%) User Experience
8 1 (0.19%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.19%) Life Science
8 1 (0.19%) mHealth
8 1 (0.19%) NHS
8 1 (0.19%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.33%) Windows
2 9 (1.73%) Linux
2 9 (1.73%) Unix
3 8 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.16%) Android
4 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 122 (23.51%) Software Testing
4 115 (22.16%) Regression Testing
5 100 (19.27%) Automated Testing
6 98 (18.88%) SDLC
7 96 (18.50%) Manual Testing
8 92 (17.73%) Test Strategy
8 92 (17.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 89 (17.15%) Test Automation
10 78 (15.03%) Scrum
11 77 (14.84%) Automation Testing
12 59 (11.37%) BDD
13 58 (11.18%) Functional Testing
14 56 (10.79%) TDD
15 52 (10.02%) Integration Testing
16 48 (9.25%) System Testing
17 47 (9.06%) Performance Testing
18 45 (8.67%) Non-Functional Testing
19 37 (7.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 148 (28.52%) C#
2 123 (23.70%) SQL
3 66 (12.72%) Java
4 31 (5.97%) C++
5 21 (4.05%) Python
6 18 (3.47%) VB
7 13 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.50%) VBScript
8 10 (1.93%) Ruby
9 9 (1.73%) Groovy
10 6 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.96%) Perl
12 4 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.58%) Scala
13 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.19%) C
14 1 (0.19%) PHP
14 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 196 (37.76%) ISTQB
2 153 (29.48%) ISEB
3 64 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 51 (9.83%) Degree
5 6 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (31.98%) QA
2 10 (1.93%) SDET
3 9 (1.73%) SLA
4 5 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.58%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 95 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.82%) HP
3 21 (4.05%) Oracle
4 9 (1.73%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.39%) Informatica
5 2 (0.39%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (0.39%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.19%) Capita
6 1 (0.19%) Facebook
6 1 (0.19%) Google
6 1 (0.19%) Telerik
6 1 (0.19%) VMware
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £29000 - £35000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Godalming
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 26 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 26 days ago
Basingstoke
Venturi
Salary: £40000. - £50000. per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago