The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 56 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.08% 1.84% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.89% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 61
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,100 £32,500
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Bristol

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Bristol

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Bristol

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Bristol 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
Avonmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Test Analyst
South West

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

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 Bristol region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (66.27%) Test Automation
2 52 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.94%) Java
3 29 (34.94%) Selenium
3 29 (34.94%) Test Scripting
4 28 (33.73%) Test Management
4 28 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (31.33%) Finance
6 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
7 18 (21.69%) Software Testing
7 18 (21.69%) Degree
8 17 (20.48%) C#
8 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
9 16 (19.28%) Test Strategy
9 16 (19.28%) Data Protection
10 15 (18.07%) Time Management
10 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (18.07%) Law
10 15 (18.07%) Legal
10 15 (18.07%) Internet
10 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
10 15 (18.07%) SDLC
11 14 (16.87%) Defect Management
11 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
11 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
11 14 (16.87%) .NET
12 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (15.66%) QA
13 12 (14.46%) V-Model
13 12 (14.46%) Windows

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (6.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) BrowserStack
1 4 (4.82%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Selenium
2 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
3 11 (13.25%) JIRA
4 10 (12.05%) WebDriver
5 9 (10.84%) HP UFT
6 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
6 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.64%) JUnit
6 8 (9.64%) SpecFlow
6 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.82%) Calabash
7 4 (4.82%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.82%) Jasmine
7 4 (4.82%) Protractor
7 4 (4.82%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.82%) TestNG
7 4 (4.82%) Zephyr
8 3 (3.61%) Capybara
8 3 (3.61%) Maven
8 3 (3.61%) WATIR
General
1 26 (31.33%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Law
2 15 (18.07%) Legal
3 9 (10.84%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Private Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Electronics
5 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.61%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) SOAP
4 3 (3.61%) Behat
4 3 (3.61%) Gherkin
4 3 (3.61%) RESTful
4 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Web Services
5 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Unix
3 2 (2.41%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) Test Automation
2 52 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.94%) Test Scripting
4 28 (33.73%) Test Management
5 18 (21.69%) Software Testing
6 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
7 16 (19.28%) Data Protection
7 16 (19.28%) Test Strategy
8 15 (18.07%) SDLC
8 15 (18.07%) Time Management
9 14 (16.87%) Defect Management
9 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
10 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (14.46%) V-Model
12 11 (13.25%) Integration Testing
13 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (9.64%) Manual Testing
15 7 (8.43%) BDD
15 7 (8.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) Java
2 17 (20.48%) C#
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) Ruby
5 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.02%) Python
7 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) R
8 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
2 18 (21.69%) Degree
3 9 (10.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.23%) ISEB
5 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CEH
7 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) HP
2 9 (10.84%) Cognizant
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
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