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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 87 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.32% 1.71% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.76% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.00%
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
1076 1081 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.72% 97.04% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 955 923 748
Average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(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
Chippenham - 8 £32,500 - 1
Swindon -3 4 £36,250 -3.33%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (36.11%) ISEB
5 12 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 10 (27.78%) QA
6 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 7 (19.44%) Selenium
10 6 (16.67%) System Testing
10 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 6 (16.67%) JMeter
10 6 (16.67%) JUnit
11 5 (13.89%) XML
11 5 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (13.89%) Retail
11 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Time Management
12 4 (11.11%) Test Planning
12 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
12 4 (11.11%) C#

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (16.67%) JMeter
3 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 12 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 6 (16.67%) System Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.11%) Test Planning
9 4 (11.11%) Time Management
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 3 (8.33%) UML
10 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.78%) Reuters
2 1 (2.78%) BT
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago