The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 212 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.038% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.040% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £31,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,150 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £36,350 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the South West region.

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Somerset - 8 £30,000 -
Devon - 1 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £38,000 - 1
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Web Testing
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) QA
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Telerik
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Replication
7 1 (5.88%) NUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Law

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Web Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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