The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Data Analyst
Rank 946 931 942
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Test Data Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
England +3 5 £40,000 -11.11%
London -3 3 £40,750 -14.21%
City of London - 1 £41,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £32,500 -

Test Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) Data Analytics
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Retail
5 6 (42.86%) ETL
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 5 (35.71%) V-Model
6 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Test Management
8 3 (21.43%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
8 3 (21.43%) HP
9 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 2 (14.29%) Markit EDM
9 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

Test Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
1 7 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) V-Model
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) Fault Management
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata