The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
1281 1327 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.16% 98.22% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1136 868
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 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
South Wales - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Wales - 1 £26,500 -
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software Test 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) ISEB
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) V-Model
5 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) JMeter
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) MVC

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software Test 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) JMeter
3 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) MSTest
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) V-Model
4 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago