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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 206 225 157
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 268 273 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.49% 1.31% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.35% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 242 246 342
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,281 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +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
17467 20158 21707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14801 16633 16961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 73 £40,000 - 5
East Sussex +43 49 £30,000 -6.25% 4
Hampshire +15 49 £33,500 +9.83% 5
Berkshire 0 39 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 29 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Kent +14 15 £35,000 -2.09% 2
West Sussex -2 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Oxfordshire -14 7 £29,000 +7.40% 4
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 276 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (42.02%) ISEB
3 207 (39.35%) Selenium
4 195 (37.07%) Test Scripting
5 192 (36.50%) ISTQB
6 190 (36.12%) Regression Testing
7 184 (34.98%) Software Testing
8 175 (33.27%) QA
9 167 (31.75%) SQL
10 136 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 134 (25.48%) Finance
12 126 (23.95%) Manual Testing
13 115 (21.86%) Automated Testing
13 115 (21.86%) Scrum
14 109 (20.72%) Automation Testing
15 102 (19.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 98 (18.63%) Test Strategy
16 98 (18.63%) Test Automation
17 96 (18.25%) C#
18 95 (18.06%) JIRA
19 83 (15.78%) Functional Testing
20 81 (15.40%) Java
21 77 (14.64%) Integration Testing
22 75 (14.26%) SDLC
23 73 (13.88%) WebDriver
24 72 (13.69%) .NET
25 71 (13.50%) BDD
26 69 (13.12%) Microsoft
27 64 (12.17%) JMeter
28 63 (11.98%) HP Quality Center

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 14 (2.66%) Confluence
2 10 (1.90%) IIS
3 6 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) Xceptor
Applications
1 22 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) 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
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.85%) 4G
2 9 (1.71%) 3G
2 9 (1.71%) VoIP
3 8 (1.52%) 2G
3 8 (1.52%) Diameter Protocol
3 8 (1.52%) GSM
3 8 (1.52%) ISUP
3 8 (1.52%) LTE
3 8 (1.52%) SCCP
3 8 (1.52%) SIGTRAN
3 8 (1.52%) SS7
3 8 (1.52%) tcpdump
3 8 (1.52%) UMTS
3 8 (1.52%) Wireshark
4 7 (1.33%) Wireless
5 3 (0.57%) 802.15
5 3 (0.57%) HTTP
6 2 (0.38%) IPsec
6 2 (0.38%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.41%) MySQL
3 18 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.28%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.19%) Big Data
10 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 207 (39.35%) Selenium
2 95 (18.06%) JIRA
3 73 (13.88%) WebDriver
4 64 (12.17%) JMeter
5 54 (10.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (7.60%) HP UFT
7 39 (7.41%) Cucumber
7 39 (7.41%) Jenkins
8 36 (6.84%) Visual Studio
9 33 (6.27%) SoapUI
10 28 (5.32%) SpecFlow
11 23 (4.37%) NUnit
12 18 (3.42%) JUnit
13 16 (3.04%) NeoLoad
14 15 (2.85%) Hudson
15 14 (2.66%) Subversion
16 13 (2.47%) Maven
17 10 (1.90%) TeamCity
18 9 (1.71%) Gradle
18 9 (1.71%) jMock
General
1 134 (25.48%) Finance
2 32 (6.08%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.85%) Marketing
4 13 (2.47%) Automotive
4 13 (2.47%) Banking
5 9 (1.71%) Retail
6 8 (1.52%) Games
7 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.57%) Electronics
8 3 (0.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.69%) .NET
2 56 (10.65%) XML
3 36 (6.84%) HTML
4 27 (5.13%) REST
5 26 (4.94%) SOAP
6 22 (4.18%) ASP.NET
7 15 (2.85%) CSS
8 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (2.66%) WCF
9 12 (2.28%) Node.js
9 12 (2.28%) Web Services
10 11 (2.09%) J2EE
11 10 (1.90%) Spring
12 9 (1.71%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.71%) Ajax
12 9 (1.71%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.71%) Java EE
12 9 (1.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.37%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 19 (3.61%) AS400
5 10 (1.90%) Mathematics
5 10 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.71%) Replication
7 8 (1.52%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.95%) Biotechnology
8 5 (0.95%) Life Science
9 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.76%) NHS
9 4 (0.76%) Wiki
10 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.57%) IVR
11 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.38%) iPad
11 2 (0.38%) PKI
12 1 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.46%) Windows
2 43 (8.17%) Unix
3 21 (3.99%) Linux
4 12 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.09%) Windows NT
6 8 (1.52%) Android
6 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (37.07%) Test Scripting
3 190 (36.12%) Regression Testing
4 184 (34.98%) Software Testing
5 136 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 126 (23.95%) Manual Testing
7 115 (21.86%) Automated Testing
7 115 (21.86%) Scrum
8 109 (20.72%) Automation Testing
9 98 (18.63%) Test Automation
9 98 (18.63%) Test Strategy
10 83 (15.78%) Functional Testing
11 77 (14.64%) Integration Testing
12 75 (14.26%) SDLC
13 71 (13.50%) BDD
14 61 (11.60%) System Integration Testing
15 57 (10.84%) TDD
16 43 (8.17%) Waterfall
17 41 (7.79%) Defect Management
18 40 (7.60%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (31.75%) SQL
2 96 (18.25%) C#
3 81 (15.40%) Java
4 31 (5.89%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.61%) Python
6 18 (3.42%) C++
7 16 (3.04%) C
7 16 (3.04%) PHP
8 15 (2.85%) Perl
8 15 (2.85%) VB
9 11 (2.09%) Ruby
10 9 (1.71%) Groovy
11 8 (1.52%) VBScript
12 7 (1.33%) Scala
13 6 (1.14%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.95%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.38%) RPG
15 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 221 (42.02%) ISEB
2 192 (36.50%) ISTQB
3 102 (19.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 62 (11.79%) Degree
5 36 (6.84%) Security Cleared
6 25 (4.75%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.95%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) CISSP
9 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.38%) OSCP
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (33.27%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.38%) SDET
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
1 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (11.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 69 (13.12%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.94%) Oracle
3 42 (7.98%) HP
4 16 (3.04%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.71%) Rally
6 6 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.95%) SAP
8 3 (0.57%) Capita
9 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.38%) Demandware
10 1 (0.19%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.19%) Borland
10 1 (0.19%) CA
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco
10 1 (0.19%) CODA
10 1 (0.19%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.19%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) MKS
10 1 (0.19%) Sun
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + full bens package
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago