The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Analyst
Rank 875 873 876
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Analyst 5 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.006% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £33,125 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.22%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Testing Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Testing Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Testing Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Testing Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Testing 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 Testing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 -6 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 2 £26,500 - 1
County Antrim - 2 £26,500 - 1
Belfast - 2 £26,500 - 1
London -11 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1

Testing Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Testing 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 Testing Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Spread Betting
4 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS

Testing Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Testing 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 Testing Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Spread Betting
1 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Economics
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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