The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 16 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.12% - 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 113 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.75% 99.12% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 133
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) VB6
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft