The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £44,750 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 187 177
Rank change year-on-year +26 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.67% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.60% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 42
Median salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3108 4301 4931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.05% 96.56% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 3474 3725
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Berkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 10 £47,000 +4.44%
Bracknell +27 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Newbury -6 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Hungerford - 1 £22,500 -
Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (59.38%) Test Automation
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) Selenium
4 24 (37.50%) SQL
5 23 (35.94%) Manual Testing
6 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
7 18 (28.13%) Functional Testing
8 17 (26.56%) Regression Testing
9 16 (25.00%) QA
10 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
10 14 (21.88%) WebDriver
10 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
10 14 (21.88%) Test Strategy
10 14 (21.88%) Java
11 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.19%) SDLC
12 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
12 10 (15.63%) Finance
12 10 (15.63%) Oracle
13 9 (14.06%) System Testing
13 9 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (14.06%) Performance Testing
13 9 (14.06%) SoapUI
13 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
14 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
14 8 (12.50%) Degree
14 8 (12.50%) ISEB

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.56%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) 4G
1 7 (10.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) Power BI
3 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (46.88%) Selenium
2 14 (21.88%) WebDriver
3 9 (14.06%) SoapUI
4 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.94%) JMeter
5 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (9.38%) JIRA
7 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
7 5 (7.81%) Mocha
7 5 (7.81%) Protractor
7 5 (7.81%) SpecFlow
7 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (4.69%) JUnit
8 3 (4.69%) Subversion
8 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
9 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
1 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) 802.1X
2 6 (9.38%) SOAP
3 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) REST
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Smart Meter
3 5 (7.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Android
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Unix
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Test Automation
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) Manual Testing
4 18 (28.13%) Functional Testing
5 17 (26.56%) Regression Testing
6 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
6 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
6 14 (21.88%) Test Strategy
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.19%) SDLC
8 9 (14.06%) Performance Testing
8 9 (14.06%) System Testing
8 9 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.94%) Scrum
11 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (10.94%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
4 6 (9.38%) Python
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.69%) C
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (12.50%) ISEB
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) HP
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
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