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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 32 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.57% - 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 6
Median salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +2.94%
Test Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 492 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.53% 99.60% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 399 359 462
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Watford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 38 (69.09%) Unix
3 36 (65.45%) Java
4 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (58.18%) Test Scripting
6 28 (50.91%) QA
6 28 (50.91%) HP
7 26 (47.27%) HP Quality Center
8 25 (45.45%) Finance
9 23 (41.82%) HP UFT
10 21 (38.18%) Shell Script
10 21 (38.18%) JIRA
11 20 (36.36%) Oracle
11 20 (36.36%) Functional Testing
12 19 (34.55%) Waterfall
13 18 (32.73%) Regression Testing
14 17 (30.91%) Selenium
14 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
15 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
15 16 (29.09%) Test Management
15 16 (29.09%) Automated Testing
15 16 (29.09%) LoadRunner
16 15 (27.27%) IBM
17 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
17 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
17 14 (25.45%) Retail
17 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
18 13 (23.64%) Non-Functional Testing
18 13 (23.64%) Release Management
18 13 (23.64%) MS Office

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
1 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) PuTTY
1 4 (7.27%) SSH
1 4 (7.27%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) DB2
3 3 (5.45%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) HP UFT
2 21 (38.18%) JIRA
3 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
3 17 (30.91%) Selenium
4 16 (29.09%) LoadRunner
5 13 (23.64%) ClearQuest
6 6 (10.91%) SoapUI
6 6 (10.91%) WebDriver
7 4 (7.27%) Toad
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Retail
3 9 (16.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) J2EE
2 6 (10.91%) REST
2 6 (10.91%) SOAP
3 3 (5.45%) Flash
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) EPoS
2 8 (14.55%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (69.09%) Unix
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Test Scripting
3 20 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 19 (34.55%) Waterfall
5 18 (32.73%) Regression Testing
6 16 (29.09%) Automated Testing
6 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
6 16 (29.09%) Test Management
7 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
8 13 (23.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (23.64%) Release Management
9 11 (20.00%) System Testing
10 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 10 (18.18%) Scrum
11 7 (12.73%) Agile Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Automation Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
11 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) Shell Script
4 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.91%) VB
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) ISEB
2 6 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (50.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (47.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) HP
2 20 (36.36%) Oracle
3 15 (27.27%) IBM
4 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
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