The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 201 201 225
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.15% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Software Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4420 4475 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.07% 95.05% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3702 4281
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Redhill - 10 £30,000 -
Software Test Analyst
South East

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Python
5 8 (44.44%) Perl
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 3 (16.67%) Code Coverage
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 3 (16.67%) Validation
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow Management
9 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) NUnit
9 3 (16.67%) JIRA
9 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Selenium
9 3 (16.67%) System Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Time Management

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow Management
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 3 (16.67%) System Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Capita