The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 84 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.67% 1.83% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.90% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 3
Average salary £33,750 £32,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +19.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Test Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1053 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.24% 96.16% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 876 833 857
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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
Swindon -19 5 £35,000 +6.06%
Chippenham -7 2 £24,500 +4.25%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) SDLC
6 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) FitNesse
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
8 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
8 3 (21.43%) BDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) FitNesse
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) JMeter
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 2 (14.29%) RUP
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) ISEB
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft