The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Test Analyst
Rank 872 904 884
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Test Analyst 28 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 8
Average salary £37,500 £17,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £17,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £17,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -56.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Test Analyst within the UK.

Business Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Test Analyst over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Business Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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
England +40 27 £37,500 +7.14%
West Yorkshire +18 15 £37,500 +7.14%
Yorkshire +17 15 £37,500 +7.14%
Bradford - 13 £37,500 -
South East - 6 £50,000 -
London +8 5 £60,000 -
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £33,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £33,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

Business Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Test Analyst in their job title.

1 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) SQL
3 36 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (54.69%) Finance
4 35 (54.69%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (51.56%) Test Scripting
6 32 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 29 (45.31%) Waterfall
8 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
9 24 (37.50%) Scrum
9 24 (37.50%) Coaching
9 24 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
10 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (29.69%) RUP
12 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
13 14 (21.88%) Degree
14 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
14 9 (14.06%) Project Management
15 8 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (12.50%) Analytics
15 8 (12.50%) Test Management
15 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
16 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 6 (9.38%) Retail
17 6 (9.38%) Freedom of Information
17 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis

Business Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (54.69%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (9.38%) Star Schema
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.38%) Big Data
6 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) QlikView
7 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (54.69%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) SAML
1 2 (3.13%) OAuth
1 2 (3.13%) OpenID
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Freedom of Information
2 6 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (9.38%) Freedom of Information Act
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (51.56%) Test Scripting
4 29 (45.31%) Waterfall
5 24 (37.50%) Scrum
5 24 (37.50%) Coaching
5 24 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 19 (29.69%) RUP
7 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (12.50%) Analytics
8 8 (12.50%) Test Management
9 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.38%) Data Security
10 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) MBA
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) Cognos