The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 3 months to 28 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
Kent / Chatham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 10.00% 15.87% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% 17.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.83% -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 Chatham. 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
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 29 58 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 96.67% 92.06% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 140 149
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Chatham

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Chatham

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chatham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) HP UFT
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) ISEB
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 3 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (22.22%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) Workflow

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP