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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 72 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.94% 0.20% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.21% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 12
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1028 963 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.10% 94.13% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 814 843 811
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 +18 16 £33,000 +20.00%
Chippenham - 4 £23,500 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 29 (80.56%) Test Scripting
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
4 17 (47.22%) ISEB
5 11 (30.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Manual Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Degree
7 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Retail
8 8 (22.22%) User Stories
9 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Replication
9 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
11 5 (13.89%) Banking
12 4 (11.11%) SQL
12 4 (11.11%) .NET
12 4 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
13 3 (8.33%) V-Model
13 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 3 (8.33%) Big Data
13 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (8.33%) SQL Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
1 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) WCF
2 1 (2.78%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Replication
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Test Scripting
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 8 (22.22%) User Stories
7 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
8 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.33%) V-Model
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) System Testing
10 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) VB
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) ISEB
2 11 (30.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) BT
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.78%) Reuters
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire