The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Taunton region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 29 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 8.26% 2.94% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.26% 3.03% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Test Analyst
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 33 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 97.06% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 83 29 81
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Taunton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Test Management
3 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
3 9 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
4 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (61.54%) Line Management
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) Load Testing
4 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
4 8 (61.54%) ISEB
5 7 (53.85%) BDD
6 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
7 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) User Stories
8 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
9 2 (15.38%) Selenium
9 2 (15.38%) SAP
9 2 (15.38%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Test Management
2 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
3 8 (61.54%) Line Management
3 8 (61.54%) Load Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) User Stories
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
7 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
9 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago