Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 58 68
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.37% 3.56% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 3.62% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 11
Bath median annual salary £35,750 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.15% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,375 £48,375 £37,500
Somerset median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. 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
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 466 719 570
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 98.49% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 384 641 528
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,400 £25,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) QA
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) Sonata
4 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
4 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (12.50%) ISEB
5 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) V-Model
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) V-Model
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Cognizant