The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Somerset / Bath
Rank 36 40 47
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.34% 1.49% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 1.51% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 321 265 281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.57% 98.51% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 275 248 269
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Bath

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Bath

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Bath over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Bath

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bath region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
1 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
2 7 (43.75%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
3 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Advertising
6 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
7 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) Gradle
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) LoadUI
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) NUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management
7 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
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