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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 204 216 173
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 291 299 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.40% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.44% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 268 261 309
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
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
18697 20699 22804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.93% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16566 18209
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -5 80 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Kent +18 49 £35,000 -12.50%
Hampshire -10 44 £32,500 - 4
West Sussex +4 30 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +12 29 £36,500 +12.30% 2
Berkshire -6 28 £38,000 -15.55% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 20 £35,000 +16.66% 2
East Sussex +14 11 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 213 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (36.48%) ISEB
3 187 (33.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 186 (33.10%) Software Testing
5 185 (32.92%) Selenium
6 184 (32.74%) QA
7 183 (32.56%) Finance
8 175 (31.14%) ISTQB
9 169 (30.07%) SQL
10 153 (27.22%) Regression Testing
11 151 (26.87%) Manual Testing
12 146 (25.98%) Test Scripting
13 125 (22.24%) Automated Testing
14 122 (21.71%) Test Strategy
15 112 (19.93%) Automation Testing
15 112 (19.93%) SDLC
16 106 (18.86%) JIRA
17 101 (17.97%) C#
18 96 (17.08%) Test Automation
19 83 (14.77%) Functional Testing
19 83 (14.77%) .NET
20 80 (14.23%) System Integration Testing
21 79 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 77 (13.70%) Microsoft
23 73 (12.99%) Scrum
24 72 (12.81%) Java
24 72 (12.81%) Integration Testing
25 67 (11.92%) HP Quality Center
26 63 (11.21%) XML
27 60 (10.68%) HP UFT

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (2.14%) ColdFusion
2 8 (1.42%) Node.js
3 5 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.45%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.96%) VoIP
2 9 (1.60%) 4G
3 5 (0.89%) 3G
4 4 (0.71%) 2G
4 4 (0.71%) HTTP
4 4 (0.71%) IPsec
4 4 (0.71%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.53%) 802.15
5 3 (0.53%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (0.53%) GSM
5 3 (0.53%) ISUP
5 3 (0.53%) LTE
5 3 (0.53%) SCCP
5 3 (0.53%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (0.53%) SS7
5 3 (0.53%) tcpdump
5 3 (0.53%) UMTS
5 3 (0.53%) Wireless
6 2 (0.36%) Firewall
6 2 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.80%) MySQL
3 18 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.53%) Big Data
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 185 (32.92%) Selenium
2 106 (18.86%) JIRA
3 60 (10.68%) HP UFT
4 58 (10.32%) WebDriver
5 49 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (5.16%) Jenkins
7 27 (4.80%) Cucumber
8 24 (4.27%) SoapUI
8 24 (4.27%) Visual Studio
9 21 (3.74%) JMeter
10 20 (3.56%) NUnit
11 16 (2.85%) SpecFlow
12 15 (2.67%) JUnit
12 15 (2.67%) Maven
13 14 (2.49%) Git (software)
14 12 (2.14%) Bugzilla
14 12 (2.14%) Subversion
14 12 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (1.96%) JProfiler
15 11 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 183 (32.56%) Finance
2 43 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 34 (6.05%) Banking
4 24 (4.27%) Games
5 23 (4.09%) Retail
6 13 (2.31%) Marketing
7 10 (1.78%) Automotive
8 8 (1.42%) Electronics
8 8 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.53%) Law
9 3 (0.53%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (14.77%) .NET
2 63 (11.21%) XML
3 35 (6.23%) HTML
4 25 (4.45%) ASP.NET
5 22 (3.91%) SOAP
6 19 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (2.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (2.85%) WCF
9 13 (2.31%) CSS
10 12 (2.14%) Web Services
11 11 (1.96%) Middleware
12 9 (1.60%) JSON
13 8 (1.42%) RESTful
14 7 (1.25%) Gherkin
15 5 (0.89%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (0.89%) React
16 4 (0.71%) Ajax
17 3 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.05%) Mathematics
2 27 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.27%) AS400
5 14 (2.49%) iSeries
6 8 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.07%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.07%) User Experience
8 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.89%) Wiki
9 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.71%) PKI
9 4 (0.71%) Replication
10 3 (0.53%) IVR
10 3 (0.53%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.36%) FMCG
11 2 (0.36%) iPad
11 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.18%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.72%) Windows
2 32 (5.69%) Linux
3 31 (5.52%) Unix
4 9 (1.60%) Solaris
5 3 (0.53%) Android
5 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (33.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 186 (33.10%) Software Testing
4 153 (27.22%) Regression Testing
5 151 (26.87%) Manual Testing
6 146 (25.98%) Test Scripting
7 125 (22.24%) Automated Testing
8 122 (21.71%) Test Strategy
9 112 (19.93%) Automation Testing
9 112 (19.93%) SDLC
10 96 (17.08%) Test Automation
11 83 (14.77%) Functional Testing
12 80 (14.23%) System Integration Testing
13 73 (12.99%) Scrum
14 72 (12.81%) Integration Testing
15 53 (9.43%) BDD
16 46 (8.19%) Waterfall
17 44 (7.83%) Test Management
18 41 (7.30%) Performance Testing
19 40 (7.12%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (30.07%) SQL
2 101 (17.97%) C#
3 72 (12.81%) Java
4 34 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.98%) Python
6 24 (4.27%) Perl
7 23 (4.09%) PHP
8 22 (3.91%) C
8 22 (3.91%) C++
9 18 (3.20%) Ruby
10 15 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.42%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.25%) Scala
12 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.89%) VB
14 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.53%) Groovy
14 3 (0.53%) VBScript
15 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 205 (36.48%) ISEB
2 175 (31.14%) ISTQB
3 79 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 54 (9.61%) Degree
5 26 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) CEH
7 2 (0.36%) CISSP
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.36%) OSCP
8 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (32.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 67 (11.92%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.07%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 77 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.14%) HP
3 39 (6.94%) Oracle
4 12 (2.14%) MKS
4 12 (2.14%) TOWER Software
5 9 (1.60%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.60%) SAP
6 6 (1.07%) AppDynamics
6 6 (1.07%) CA
6 6 (1.07%) Dynatrace
6 6 (1.07%) IBM
7 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.18%) Citrix
7 1 (0.18%) CODA
7 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
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Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chichester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Basingstoke
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Training
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