Period
to 17 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 161 200
Rank change year-on-year +35 +39 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.74% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% -37.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £27,250 £49,875
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

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 1,692 2,967 4,163
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.16% 96.96% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 2,155 3,115
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,158 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.83% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%

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
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 17 February 2020. 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 +25 15 £35,000 - 3
Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) WorldPay
3 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (66.67%) Test Planning
5 8 (53.33%) User Stories
5 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Testing
5 8 (53.33%) JBehave
5 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (53.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Sprint Retrospective
5 8 (53.33%) Sprint Review
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (26.67%) Banking
7 4 (26.67%) JUnit
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office

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
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Payment Gateway
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (53.33%) JBehave
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) JUnit
4 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Test Planning
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 8 (53.33%) Sprint Retrospective
5 8 (53.33%) Sprint Review
5 8 (53.33%) User Stories
6 5 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) API Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (26.67%) FIS