The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
UK
Rank 231 222 216
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1205 1558 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.56% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.62% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1340 1301
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 1114 £35,000 - 131
South East +42 249 £36,500 +4.28% 22
London -88 213 £45,000 +2.27% 26
East of England +60 155 £35,000 -2.77% 9
Yorkshire -6 138 £35,000 +7.69% 18
North West -51 112 £32,000 -4.47% 23
South West +16 108 £32,500 - 17
Hertfordshire +63 107 £35,000 -17.64% 6
West Yorkshire -12 93 £37,500 +15.38% 14
West Midlands -13 82 £31,000 -8.82% 9
Leeds -16 78 £36,250 +11.53% 11
Surrey +15 76 £40,000 - 7
Manchester -47 68 £32,000 -5.88% 12
East Midlands +19 49 £31,500 +2.43% 6
Birmingham -8 46 £34,858 -0.40% 4
Gloucestershire -9 44 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Wales -11 44 £32,500 +1.56%
East Sussex +40 43 £31,500 -10.00% 5
South Wales +3 41 £32,500 -
Berkshire +60 36 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Brighton +29 33 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Stevenage - 33 £40,000 -
Cardiff +6 30 £33,000 +0.76%
Watford +13 29 £35,000 -27.08% 2
Hampshire +8 29 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottingham +17 28 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 28 £35,000 +27.27% 1
North Yorkshire +12 27 £32,500 - 3
West Sussex +9 27 £38,750 +19.23% 1
City of London -46 24 £42,500 -5.55% 7

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1469 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 967 (37.77%) Selenium
3 860 (33.59%) QA
4 851 (33.24%) SQL
5 836 (32.66%) ISEB
6 825 (32.23%) Test Scripting
7 800 (31.25%) ISTQB
8 705 (27.54%) Finance
9 604 (23.59%) Software Testing
10 587 (22.93%) Manual Testing
11 540 (21.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 522 (20.39%) Test Automation
13 488 (19.06%) C#
14 460 (17.97%) Automated Testing
15 455 (17.77%) Regression Testing
15 455 (17.77%) Automation Testing
16 431 (16.84%) Scrum
17 418 (16.33%) Java
18 414 (16.17%) SDLC
19 407 (15.90%) JIRA
20 398 (15.55%) Microsoft
21 361 (14.10%) BDD
22 340 (13.28%) Cucumber
23 329 (12.85%) .NET
24 322 (12.58%) Functional Testing
25 320 (12.50%) WebDriver
26 306 (11.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 289 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
28 270 (10.55%) Test Strategy
29 242 (9.45%) TDD

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 67 (2.62%) Confluence
2 20 (0.78%) CMS
2 20 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 19 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (0.35%) SAS
5 7 (0.27%) Drupal
6 6 (0.23%) WordPress
7 5 (0.20%) Documentum
7 5 (0.20%) GlassFish
7 5 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.20%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.20%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.16%) IIS
8 4 (0.16%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.12%) CICS
10 2 (0.078%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.039%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.039%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.039%) WebSphere
Applications
1 197 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.38%) MS Office
3 44 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.078%) Mingle
5 2 (0.078%) MS Project
6 1 (0.039%) HipChat
6 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.70%) Postilion
2 15 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.23%) Magento
5 6 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.20%) Shopify
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.078%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.078%) SAP hybris
10 1 (0.039%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.039%) Maximo
10 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.039%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.039%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.35%) SaaS
3 8 (0.31%) Office 365
4 7 (0.27%) Lucidchart
5 6 (0.23%) G Suite
5 6 (0.23%) Slack
6 5 (0.20%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.039%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.039%) Force.com
8 1 (0.039%) GitHub
8 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.039%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.33%) HTTP
2 25 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 21 (0.82%) ATM
4 19 (0.74%) Internet
5 17 (0.66%) LAN
6 16 (0.63%) WAN
7 11 (0.43%) IP Telephony
8 10 (0.39%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.20%) SSH
10 4 (0.16%) DNS
11 3 (0.12%) Firewall
11 3 (0.12%) FTP
12 2 (0.078%) DHCP
12 2 (0.078%) Intranet
12 2 (0.078%) Skype
12 2 (0.078%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.039%) PuTTY
13 1 (0.039%) SSL
13 1 (0.039%) VLAN
13 1 (0.039%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 30 (1.17%) MySQL
5 22 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 17 (0.66%) Big Data
8 13 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 11 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.23%) Power BI
12 4 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.16%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.12%) Cognos Report Studio
13 3 (0.12%) DB2
13 3 (0.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 967 (37.77%) Selenium
2 407 (15.90%) JIRA
3 340 (13.28%) Cucumber
4 320 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 289 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 231 (9.02%) SoapUI
7 180 (7.03%) HP UFT
8 173 (6.76%) SpecFlow
9 143 (5.59%) JMeter
10 129 (5.04%) LoadRunner
11 124 (4.84%) Jenkins
12 115 (4.49%) Visual Studio
13 79 (3.09%) JUnit
14 58 (2.27%) Git (software)
15 42 (1.64%) TestNG
16 38 (1.48%) NUnit
17 37 (1.45%) Maven
18 32 (1.25%) MSTest
18 32 (1.25%) Selenium IDE
19 23 (0.90%) Appium
General
1 705 (27.54%) Finance
2 184 (7.19%) Banking
3 96 (3.75%) Retail
4 64 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 41 (1.60%) Marketing
6 39 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 36 (1.41%) Games
8 33 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.17%) Advertising
10 27 (1.05%) Legal
11 23 (0.90%) Back Office
12 20 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.59%) Electronics
14 14 (0.55%) Automotive
15 11 (0.43%) Billing
15 11 (0.43%) Publishing
16 9 (0.35%) Law
17 7 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.20%) Front Office
19 4 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (12.85%) .NET
2 137 (5.35%) Web Services
3 116 (4.53%) SOAP
4 111 (4.34%) XML
5 108 (4.22%) HTML
6 98 (3.83%) Gherkin
7 71 (2.77%) CSS
8 66 (2.58%) REST
9 62 (2.42%) ASP.NET
10 26 (1.02%) RESTful
11 25 (0.98%) JSON
12 21 (0.82%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.55%) Behat
14 13 (0.51%) WPF
15 8 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (0.31%) HTML5
15 8 (0.31%) J2EE
15 8 (0.31%) XSD
16 7 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (0.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 165 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (3.28%) Computer Science
2 84 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 59 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 45 (1.76%) iPad
5 33 (1.29%) Driving Licence
5 33 (1.29%) Mathematics
6 30 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 27 (1.05%) User Experience
8 21 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (0.66%) Fixed Income
10 16 (0.63%) Equities
11 15 (0.59%) Replication
12 14 (0.55%) NHS
13 13 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 11 (0.43%) Fintech
15 10 (0.39%) iPhone
16 9 (0.35%) New Media
16 9 (0.35%) Virtual Team
17 8 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 166 (6.48%) Windows
2 109 (4.26%) Linux
3 103 (4.02%) Unix
4 81 (3.16%) Android
5 79 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.27%) CentOS
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.12%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.078%) VMS
14 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.078%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.039%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.039%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1469 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 825 (32.23%) Test Scripting
3 604 (23.59%) Software Testing
4 587 (22.93%) Manual Testing
5 540 (21.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 522 (20.39%) Test Automation
7 460 (17.97%) Automated Testing
8 455 (17.77%) Automation Testing
8 455 (17.77%) Regression Testing
9 431 (16.84%) Scrum
10 414 (16.17%) SDLC
11 361 (14.10%) BDD
12 322 (12.58%) Functional Testing
13 270 (10.55%) Test Strategy
14 242 (9.45%) TDD
15 240 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
16 228 (8.91%) Performance Testing
17 224 (8.75%) Waterfall
18 179 (6.99%) Defect Management
19 174 (6.80%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 851 (33.24%) SQL
2 488 (19.06%) C#
3 418 (16.33%) Java
4 124 (4.84%) Python
5 112 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 77 (3.01%) C++
7 62 (2.42%) Ruby
8 34 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 32 (1.25%) PHP
10 30 (1.17%) C
11 28 (1.09%) VB
11 28 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 24 (0.94%) Perl
13 21 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 18 (0.70%) VBScript
15 16 (0.63%) Groovy
15 16 (0.63%) PL/SQL
16 15 (0.59%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.47%) AWK
18 11 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 836 (32.66%) ISEB
2 800 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 306 (11.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 204 (7.97%) Degree
5 91 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 43 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 42 (1.64%) SC Cleared
8 18 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.078%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.078%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.039%) ACCA
12 1 (0.039%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.039%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 860 (33.59%) QA
2 18 (0.70%) SDET
3 10 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.039%) GAMP
6 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.16%) Docker
3 4 (0.16%) RACF
3 4 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.078%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.039%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 169 (6.60%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.27%) Puppet
3 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.23%) SCCM
4 4 (0.16%) Rancher
4 4 (0.16%) SCOM
4 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.078%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.078%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.039%) Grafana
7 1 (0.039%) SCSM
7 1 (0.039%) StatsD
Vendors
1 398 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 162 (6.33%) HP
3 145 (5.66%) Oracle
4 33 (1.29%) SAP
5 32 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 17 (0.66%) NCR
7 13 (0.51%) IBM
8 10 (0.39%) Charles River
8 10 (0.39%) Sun
9 8 (0.31%) Progress
9 8 (0.31%) SOASTA, Inc
10 7 (0.27%) BT
10 7 (0.27%) Google
10 7 (0.27%) Hyperion
10 7 (0.27%) Intel Security
10 7 (0.27%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.27%) TOWER Software
10 7 (0.27%) VMware
11 6 (0.23%) Cognizant
11 6 (0.23%) Telerik
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum £25,000 - £32,000 depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days' + BH, ch
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago