The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 17 April 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £40,350 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.53% 100.00% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 25 43
Average salary £33,600 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
Somerset

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Taunton

Test Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) JMeter
2 8 (61.54%) Xcode
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) iPhone
2 8 (61.54%) iPad
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) BDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) JMeter
2 8 (61.54%) Xcode
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
1 8 (61.54%) iPhone
1 8 (61.54%) iPad
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft