Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Analyst
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.97% 2.40% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.49% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 9
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% +0.80%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,250 £47,500 £37,500
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -1.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1084 1003 835
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 96.44% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 990 905 669
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Basingstoke

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
2 4 (36.36%) Pega
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) MFC
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) MFC
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
1 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
1 4 (36.36%) Pega
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft