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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
UK
Rank 232 211 199
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1112 1636 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.34% 1.60% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.66% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1447 1428
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -17 1036 £35,000 - 167
South East +23 247 £35,000 - 28
London -57 203 £43,500 +1.16% 39
East of England +41 135 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Yorkshire -24 126 £34,000 -2.85% 27
North West -50 103 £32,000 -1.53% 17
South West -9 90 £34,500 +6.15% 17
Hertfordshire +36 82 £35,000 -17.64% 9
West Yorkshire -45 76 £35,000 - 15
West Midlands -4 69 £31,500 -10.00% 11
Leeds -30 68 £35,000 - 15
Manchester -44 65 £32,000 -5.18% 6
East Midlands +29 56 £35,000 +17.64% 9
East Sussex +38 43 £31,500 -10.00% 2
West Sussex +30 43 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Surrey -11 43 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Berkshire +64 40 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Brighton +34 39 £32,500 -7.14%
North Yorkshire +1 37 £32,500 - 8
Birmingham -6 32 £31,500 -16.00% 5
Wales -30 32 £31,250 +2.45% 2
Hampshire +20 30 £40,000 +23.07% 7
South Wales -13 30 £29,500 -3.27% 2
Gloucestershire -19 29 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Leicestershire -4 28 £35,000 -6.66% 3
City of London -6 28 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Watford -6 25 £35,000 -27.08% 2
Stevenage +11 23 £40,000 -
York -8 23 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Scotland -9 22 £34,000 -2.85% 8

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1360 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 949 (38.96%) Selenium
3 839 (34.44%) QA
4 802 (32.92%) ISTQB
5 789 (32.39%) SQL
6 782 (32.10%) ISEB
7 728 (29.89%) Test Scripting
8 649 (26.64%) Finance
9 546 (22.41%) Software Testing
10 543 (22.29%) Manual Testing
11 513 (21.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 481 (19.75%) C#
13 480 (19.70%) Test Automation
14 468 (19.21%) Automation Testing
15 452 (18.56%) Automated Testing
16 425 (17.45%) Regression Testing
17 404 (16.58%) Scrum
18 379 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 375 (15.39%) Java
20 374 (15.35%) SDLC
21 365 (14.98%) JIRA
22 347 (14.24%) BDD
23 325 (13.34%) Functional Testing
24 320 (13.14%) Cucumber
25 314 (12.89%) WebDriver
26 293 (12.03%) .NET
27 261 (10.71%) Test Strategy
27 261 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 252 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
29 230 (9.44%) SoapUI

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 64 (2.63%) Confluence
2 16 (0.66%) WebLogic
3 14 (0.57%) CMS
3 14 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 11 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 8 (0.33%) SAS
6 5 (0.21%) Documentum
7 4 (0.16%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.16%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.082%) Drupal
8 2 (0.082%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.041%) CICS
9 1 (0.041%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.041%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.041%) IIS
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.041%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.041%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.041%) WordPress
Applications
1 191 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 56 (2.30%) MS Office
3 44 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.082%) Mingle
6 2 (0.082%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.62%) Postilion
2 13 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
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 Hybris
9 2 (0.082%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.082%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.082%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.041%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.041%) Magento
10 1 (0.041%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.041%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.041%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.041%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.41%) SaaS
3 7 (0.29%) Lucidchart
4 6 (0.25%) G Suite
4 6 (0.25%) Office 365
4 6 (0.25%) Slack
5 4 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.12%) Force.com
7 1 (0.041%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.041%) GitHub
7 1 (0.041%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.041%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.041%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.15%) HTTP
2 19 (0.78%) Internet
3 18 (0.74%) ATM
4 16 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 14 (0.57%) LAN
6 13 (0.53%) WAN
7 11 (0.45%) IP Telephony
8 7 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.25%) Wireless
10 3 (0.12%) SSH
11 2 (0.082%) Firewall
11 2 (0.082%) FTP
12 1 (0.041%) 4G
12 1 (0.041%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.041%) DHCP
12 1 (0.041%) DNS
12 1 (0.041%) SAN
12 1 (0.041%) VLAN
12 1 (0.041%) VPN
12 1 (0.041%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 48 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 24 (0.99%) MySQL
5 19 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 14 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 13 (0.53%) Big Data
9 11 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.25%) Power BI
12 5 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.16%) Apache Accumulo
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.16%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 3 (0.12%) Cognos Report Studio
14 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 949 (38.96%) Selenium
2 365 (14.98%) JIRA
3 320 (13.14%) Cucumber
4 314 (12.89%) WebDriver
5 252 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 230 (9.44%) SoapUI
7 166 (6.81%) HP UFT
8 152 (6.24%) SpecFlow
9 143 (5.87%) JMeter
10 111 (4.56%) LoadRunner
11 107 (4.39%) Jenkins
12 99 (4.06%) Visual Studio
13 83 (3.41%) JUnit
14 59 (2.42%) Git (software)
15 39 (1.60%) TestNG
16 36 (1.48%) Maven
17 32 (1.31%) NUnit
18 26 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
19 24 (0.99%) Appium
19 24 (0.99%) Robot Framework
General
1 649 (26.64%) Finance
2 179 (7.35%) Banking
3 90 (3.69%) Retail
4 45 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 36 (1.48%) Advertising
6 34 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 33 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.23%) Marketing
9 25 (1.03%) Games
10 24 (0.99%) Back Office
11 22 (0.90%) Legal
12 16 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.49%) Automotive
13 12 (0.49%) Electronics
14 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.33%) Billing
15 8 (0.33%) Law
15 8 (0.33%) Publishing
16 5 (0.21%) Front Office
17 3 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (12.03%) .NET
2 127 (5.21%) Web Services
3 111 (4.56%) Gherkin
4 100 (4.11%) XML
5 95 (3.90%) SOAP
6 70 (2.87%) HTML
7 52 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 47 (1.93%) CSS
8 47 (1.93%) REST
9 35 (1.44%) RESTful
10 29 (1.19%) JSON
11 19 (0.78%) .NET Framework
12 17 (0.70%) Behat
13 15 (0.62%) WPF
14 11 (0.45%) Hibernate
14 11 (0.45%) Spring
15 8 (0.33%) jQuery
15 8 (0.33%) XSD
16 7 (0.29%) AngularJS
16 7 (0.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 184 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 78 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 46 (1.89%) iPad
5 42 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 32 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 24 (0.99%) User Experience
9 22 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (0.62%) Virtual Team
11 14 (0.57%) Fixed Income
12 12 (0.49%) Equities
12 12 (0.49%) Replication
13 11 (0.45%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.41%) iPhone
14 10 (0.41%) NHS
15 9 (0.37%) Smart Meter
16 8 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.25%) Fintech
17 6 (0.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 166 (6.81%) Windows
2 113 (4.64%) Linux
3 92 (3.78%) Unix
4 70 (2.87%) Android
5 63 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.21%) CentOS
9 5 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.16%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.082%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.041%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.041%) Solaris
13 1 (0.041%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.041%) VMS
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.041%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1360 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (29.89%) Test Scripting
3 546 (22.41%) Software Testing
4 543 (22.29%) Manual Testing
5 513 (21.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 480 (19.70%) Test Automation
7 468 (19.21%) Automation Testing
8 452 (18.56%) Automated Testing
9 425 (17.45%) Regression Testing
10 404 (16.58%) Scrum
11 374 (15.35%) SDLC
12 347 (14.24%) BDD
13 325 (13.34%) Functional Testing
14 261 (10.71%) Test Strategy
15 227 (9.32%) TDD
16 221 (9.07%) Non-Functional Testing
17 215 (8.83%) Waterfall
18 200 (8.21%) Performance Testing
19 169 (6.94%) System Testing
20 168 (6.90%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 789 (32.39%) SQL
2 481 (19.75%) C#
3 375 (15.39%) Java
4 136 (5.58%) Python
5 105 (4.31%) JavaScript
6 81 (3.33%) C++
7 69 (2.83%) Ruby
8 31 (1.27%) C
9 28 (1.15%) PHP
9 28 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 23 (0.94%) Perl
10 23 (0.94%) VB
11 21 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 21 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 20 (0.82%) VBScript
13 19 (0.78%) Groovy
13 19 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 16 (0.66%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.45%) R
16 8 (0.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 802 (32.92%) ISTQB
2 782 (32.10%) ISEB
3 261 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 201 (8.25%) Degree
5 75 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 39 (1.60%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 18 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.041%) ACCA
11 1 (0.041%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.041%) HND
11 1 (0.041%) MOS
11 1 (0.041%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.041%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 839 (34.44%) QA
2 26 (1.07%) SDET
3 13 (0.53%) SLA
4 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.12%) GAMP
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.16%) Docker
1 4 (0.16%) RACF
1 4 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.082%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.082%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.082%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.041%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.041%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 164 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.41%) Puppet
3 7 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.16%) Rancher
4 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.082%) SCCM
6 1 (0.041%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.041%) Cacti
6 1 (0.041%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.041%) Grafana
6 1 (0.041%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.041%) Nagios
6 1 (0.041%) OpenView
6 1 (0.041%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.041%) StatsD
Vendors
1 379 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 146 (5.99%) HP
3 125 (5.13%) Oracle
4 31 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 27 (1.11%) SAP
6 14 (0.57%) NCR
7 13 (0.53%) IBM
8 10 (0.41%) Charles River
9 9 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.33%) SOASTA, Inc
11 7 (0.29%) BEA
11 7 (0.29%) Google
11 7 (0.29%) Hyperion
11 7 (0.29%) Progress
11 7 (0.29%) TOWER Software
12 6 (0.25%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (0.25%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.25%) Sun
13 5 (0.21%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.21%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £26000.0000 - £36000.0000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Up to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Work from Home, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday