The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 58 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.16% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.08% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,100 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
Test Analyst
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 556 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.85% 97.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 448 459 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Swindon

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 18 (54.55%) Banking
4 17 (51.52%) Use Case
5 16 (48.48%) Retail
5 16 (48.48%) Retail Banking
6 14 (42.42%) Manual Testing
7 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) ISEB
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) Selenium
11 7 (21.21%) TDD
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
12 6 (18.18%) Web Services
12 6 (18.18%) RESTful
13 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
13 5 (15.15%) WATIR
13 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
14 4 (12.12%) Back Office
15 3 (9.09%) UNIX
15 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
16 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
16 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
16 2 (6.06%) System Testing
17 1 (3.03%) V-Model
17 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
17 1 (3.03%) Test Management
17 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
17 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
2 5 (15.15%) WATIR
3 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (54.55%) Banking
2 16 (48.48%) Retail
2 16 (48.48%) Retail Banking
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
1 6 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 17 (51.52%) Use Case
4 14 (42.42%) Manual Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) System Testing
9 1 (3.03%) V-Model
9 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Test Management
9 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 8 (24.24%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) IBM
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago