The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 10 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 11.83% 2.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.96% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 86 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 98.92% 90.53% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 80 40
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,900 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Wales

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in West Wales

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in West Wales

Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Swansea +16 11 £42,500 +63.46% 1
Test Analyst
Wales

Test Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.67%) IIS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) ISEB
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft