The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 49 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.99% 1.23% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 1.27% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 5
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +28.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.42% -2.89%  

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 455 315 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.22% 97.22% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 319 299 267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (80.00%) Selenium
3 19 (76.00%) Test Strategy
4 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
6 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
7 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
7 11 (44.00%) ISEB
8 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (32.00%) BDD
9 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
9 7 (28.00%) Manual Testing
9 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
9 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
9 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (28.00%) C#
9 7 (28.00%) .NET
10 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
11 5 (20.00%) REST
11 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (20.00%) LoadUI
11 5 (20.00%) DevOps
11 5 (20.00%) NUnit
12 4 (16.00%) Scrum
13 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
13 3 (12.00%) Finance
13 3 (12.00%) HP UFT

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (20.00%) LoadUI
4 5 (20.00%) NUnit
4 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (8.00%) JIRA
6 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (76.00%) Test Strategy
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
5 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (28.00%) Manual Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (20.00%) DevOps
8 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Change Management
11 2 (8.00%) Content Management
11 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Test Management
11 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) ISEB
1 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore