Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Test Analyst
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 171 149
Rank change year-on-year -18 -22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.31% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.32% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 32
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -30 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Peterborough -9 3 £27,500 -
Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) ISEB
6 4 (26.67%) HP UFT
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (13.33%) NuGet
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Android
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (13.33%) Marketing
8 2 (13.33%) JSON
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) NUnit

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) HP UFT
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Appium
4 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) NuGet
4 2 (13.33%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Calabash
5 1 (6.67%) CircleCI
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Mocha
5 1 (6.67%) Protractor
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP