The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 132 113 146
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 80 102 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.88% 2.19% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.26% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 97 73
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
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
4147 4519 5086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.55% 97.06% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3534 3757 4163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Surrey

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 Test Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Walton-on-Thames - 17 £31,500 - 2
Reigate -8 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Redhill +8 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Guildford -19 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Leatherhead +16 5 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Woking +8 2 £33,750 +3.84%
Horley - 1 £35,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 72 (42.11%) Manual Testing
2 68 (39.77%) QA
2 68 (39.77%) ISEB
3 58 (33.92%) ISTQB
4 57 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (32.16%) Finance
6 52 (30.41%) Automation Testing
6 52 (30.41%) Software Testing
6 52 (30.41%) SQL
7 51 (29.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 49 (28.65%) Test Automation
9 46 (26.90%) Selenium
10 38 (22.22%) Test Strategy
11 37 (21.64%) JIRA
12 35 (20.47%) Scrum
13 34 (19.88%) Automated Testing
13 34 (19.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 32 (18.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 31 (18.13%) XML
16 30 (17.54%) C#
17 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
18 28 (16.37%) Degree
19 27 (15.79%) SDLC
19 27 (15.79%) Regression Testing
20 25 (14.62%) Mathematics
20 25 (14.62%) .NET
21 23 (13.45%) Python
21 23 (13.45%) HP
21 23 (13.45%) HP Quality Center
21 23 (13.45%) Mentoring

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.26%) VoIP
2 3 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (26.90%) Selenium
2 37 (21.64%) JIRA
3 34 (19.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 17 (9.94%) HP UFT
6 15 (8.77%) Visual Studio
7 13 (7.60%) JUnit
8 12 (7.02%) SpecFlow
8 12 (7.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 11 (6.43%) JProfiler
10 10 (5.85%) LoadRunner
10 10 (5.85%) WebLOAD
11 9 (5.26%) InstallShield
11 9 (5.26%) JMeter
12 6 (3.51%) Introscope
13 5 (2.92%) WebDriver
14 2 (1.17%) NUnit
14 2 (1.17%) TestNG
15 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
15 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (32.16%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.85%) Automotive
4 5 (2.92%) Marketing
5 3 (1.75%) Electronics
5 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.17%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.13%) XML
2 25 (14.62%) .NET
3 15 (8.77%) SOAP
4 10 (5.85%) Middleware
5 4 (2.34%) JSON
6 3 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (1.75%) RESTful
7 2 (1.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.58%) CGI
8 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.62%) Mathematics
2 20 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.19%) AS400
3 14 (8.19%) iSeries
4 6 (3.51%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.17%) iPad
6 2 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.87%) Windows
2 19 (11.11%) Unix
3 13 (7.60%) Linux
4 9 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (42.11%) Manual Testing
2 57 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (30.41%) Automation Testing
3 52 (30.41%) Software Testing
4 51 (29.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 49 (28.65%) Test Automation
6 38 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 35 (20.47%) Scrum
8 34 (19.88%) Automated Testing
9 27 (15.79%) Regression Testing
9 27 (15.79%) SDLC
10 23 (13.45%) Functional Testing
10 23 (13.45%) Mentoring
10 23 (13.45%) Non-Functional Testing
11 22 (12.87%) Performance Testing
11 22 (12.87%) Test Scripting
12 21 (12.28%) SOA
12 21 (12.28%) Time Management
13 17 (9.94%) Project Planning
14 16 (9.36%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.41%) SQL
2 30 (17.54%) C#
3 23 (13.45%) Python
4 22 (12.87%) Perl
5 21 (12.28%) Java
6 16 (9.36%) C
7 14 (8.19%) Ruby
8 12 (7.02%) C++
9 11 (6.43%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.68%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.34%) VB
13 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (39.77%) ISEB
2 58 (33.92%) ISTQB
3 32 (18.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 28 (16.37%) Degree
5 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.17%) CEH
6 2 (1.17%) CISSP
6 2 (1.17%) OSCP
6 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (39.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (13.45%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.51%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.45%) HP
3 16 (9.36%) Oracle
4 12 (7.02%) MKS
4 12 (7.02%) TOWER Software
5 9 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.51%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.51%) CA
6 6 (3.51%) Dynatrace
6 6 (3.51%) IBM
7 4 (2.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.58%) CODA
8 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago