The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 105 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.074% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.43% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £26,000 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.56%
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Software Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1392 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.39% 98.24% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1162 1123
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the Wales region.

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
South Wales +3 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Software 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 across the Wales region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB