The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Testing Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Analyst
Rank 902 944 979
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Analyst 16 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.018% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Median salary £48,500 £55,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +113.59%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +80.00%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Testing Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Analyst over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Testing Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing Analyst
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 16 £48,500 -11.81% 2
South East +48 12 £48,500 - 1
Banbury - 11 £48,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £48,500 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £25,000 -

Testing Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Testing 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 Testing Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
1 15 (65.22%) C
1 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (52.17%) Perl
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (47.83%) Qualys
3 11 (47.83%) Security Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (47.83%) OpenVAS
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) Nessus
3 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (47.83%) Nmap
3 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Selenium
5 7 (30.43%) QA
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Data Validation
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 4 (17.39%) NeoLoad
7 4 (17.39%) Black-Box Testing

Testing 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) NeoLoad
General
1 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Security Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Data Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 4 (17.39%) System Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C
2 12 (52.17%) Perl
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Nessus
1 11 (47.83%) Nmap
1 11 (47.83%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Qualys
2 1 (4.35%) Capita
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £27000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago