The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 29 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.72% 2.63% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 2.78% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Test Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 95.28% 94.74% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 95 36 67
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Torfaen

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Cwmbran -13 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Test Analyst
South Wales

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) C
3 9 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) ISEB
3 9 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 9 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 9 (50.00%) Google
3 9 (50.00%) IPTV
4 7 (38.89%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Big Data
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) PaaS
6 4 (22.22%) Advertising
6 4 (22.22%) MySQL
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Informix
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) SaaS
8 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) Telerik

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) Informix
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) IPTV
1 9 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Scalability Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C++
1 9 (50.00%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.56%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Telerik
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago