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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 195 211 193
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 252 307 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.43% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.47% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 233 283 253
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
16030 20889 21218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.05% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13356 17631 16914
Median salary £43,625 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +10 100 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Sussex +57 38 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Hampshire -4 34 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Berkshire +27 20 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £29,000 +5.45%
Oxfordshire +27 16 £35,000 +11.11% 6
Kent -9 15 £42,500 +37.09%
West Sussex -5 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Sussex +9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Isle of Wight - 1 £20,500 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 290 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (40.38%) Selenium
2 214 (40.38%) Test Scripting
3 199 (37.55%) ISEB
4 188 (35.47%) ISTQB
5 161 (30.38%) QA
6 149 (28.11%) SQL
7 148 (27.92%) Software Testing
8 131 (24.72%) C#
8 131 (24.72%) Regression Testing
9 129 (24.34%) Scrum
10 119 (22.45%) Finance
11 117 (22.08%) Test Automation
12 114 (21.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 110 (20.75%) .NET
14 106 (20.00%) Manual Testing
15 102 (19.25%) Automated Testing
16 100 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 86 (16.23%) Microsoft
17 86 (16.23%) Test Strategy
18 85 (16.04%) Automation Testing
19 84 (15.85%) JIRA
20 82 (15.47%) SDLC
21 79 (14.91%) BDD
22 78 (14.72%) Java
23 70 (13.21%) Degree
23 70 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
24 66 (12.45%) WebDriver
25 63 (11.89%) Integration Testing
26 62 (11.70%) 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 21 (3.96%) Confluence
2 7 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.13%) IIS
4 4 (0.75%) CMS
5 2 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) Drupal
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.45%) LAN
1 13 (2.45%) WAN
2 11 (2.08%) IP Telephony
3 7 (1.32%) 4G
4 5 (0.94%) Wireless
5 3 (0.57%) 2G
5 3 (0.57%) 3G
5 3 (0.57%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (0.57%) GSM
5 3 (0.57%) ISUP
5 3 (0.57%) LTE
5 3 (0.57%) SCCP
5 3 (0.57%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (0.57%) SS7
5 3 (0.57%) tcpdump
5 3 (0.57%) UMTS
5 3 (0.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.38%) HTTP
7 1 (0.19%) 802.15
7 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.77%) MySQL
3 8 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 214 (40.38%) Selenium
2 84 (15.85%) JIRA
3 70 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 66 (12.45%) WebDriver
5 54 (10.19%) Visual Studio
6 49 (9.25%) JMeter
7 47 (8.87%) HP UFT
8 45 (8.49%) Cucumber
9 40 (7.55%) Jenkins
9 40 (7.55%) SpecFlow
10 39 (7.36%) SoapUI
11 18 (3.40%) NUnit
12 17 (3.21%) JUnit
13 11 (2.08%) LoadRunner
13 11 (2.08%) TestNG
14 10 (1.89%) MSTest
14 10 (1.89%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.70%) Selenium IDE
15 9 (1.70%) Subversion
15 9 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 119 (22.45%) Finance
2 17 (3.21%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.08%) Banking
3 11 (2.08%) Marketing
3 11 (2.08%) Retail
4 8 (1.51%) Automotive
5 7 (1.32%) Back Office
6 6 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.38%) Electronics
8 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (20.75%) .NET
2 29 (5.47%) ASP.NET
2 29 (5.47%) XML
3 25 (4.72%) HTML
4 23 (4.34%) REST
4 23 (4.34%) SOAP
5 18 (3.40%) Gherkin
6 10 (1.89%) Web Services
7 8 (1.51%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.51%) CSS
8 7 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (1.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (1.13%) J2EE
9 6 (1.13%) Spring
10 5 (0.94%) Ajax
10 5 (0.94%) Hibernate
10 5 (0.94%) Java EE
10 5 (0.94%) JMS
10 5 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.53%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.45%) Mathematics
5 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.13%) Biotechnology
7 6 (1.13%) Life Science
7 6 (1.13%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.94%) AS400
8 5 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.94%) NHS
8 5 (0.94%) Replication
9 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.38%) mHealth
10 2 (0.38%) User Experience
10 2 (0.38%) Wiki
11 1 (0.19%) Physics
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.49%) Windows
2 21 (3.96%) Unix
3 9 (1.70%) Android
3 9 (1.70%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.51%) Linux
4 8 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.13%) Windows NT
5 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (40.38%) Test Scripting
3 148 (27.92%) Software Testing
4 131 (24.72%) Regression Testing
5 129 (24.34%) Scrum
6 117 (22.08%) Test Automation
7 114 (21.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 106 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 102 (19.25%) Automated Testing
10 86 (16.23%) Test Strategy
11 85 (16.04%) Automation Testing
12 82 (15.47%) SDLC
13 79 (14.91%) BDD
14 63 (11.89%) Integration Testing
15 62 (11.70%) TDD
16 61 (11.51%) Functional Testing
17 48 (9.06%) Waterfall
18 43 (8.11%) Test Management
19 42 (7.92%) Defect Management
20 41 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 149 (28.11%) SQL
2 131 (24.72%) C#
3 78 (14.72%) Java
4 24 (4.53%) VB
5 18 (3.40%) C++
5 18 (3.40%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.64%) Groovy
7 13 (2.45%) VBScript
8 11 (2.08%) PHP
8 11 (2.08%) Python
9 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.51%) Ruby
11 3 (0.57%) C
11 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.57%) Scala
11 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.38%) RPG
13 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.19%) Perl
13 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 199 (37.55%) ISEB
2 188 (35.47%) ISTQB
3 100 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 70 (13.21%) Degree
5 19 (3.58%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.40%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (30.38%) QA
2 6 (1.13%) SLA
3 4 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.38%) SDET
5 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (8.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
2 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 86 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.98%) HP
3 30 (5.66%) Oracle
4 19 (3.58%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.75%) Capita
8 2 (0.38%) Informatica
8 2 (0.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.19%) Borland
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco
9 1 (0.19%) Facebook
9 1 (0.19%) Google
9 1 (0.19%) Sun
9 1 (0.19%) Telerik
9 1 (0.19%) VMware
9 1 (0.19%) Xceptor
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Market £30,000 - £45,000 & striking benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Oxfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 per annum;
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £26,621 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Band 3R, circa £26,621 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Basingstoke
Venturi
Salary: £40000. - £50000. per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago