The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 7.58% 19.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.58% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 66 50 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 100.00% 98.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 20
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +46.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Chatham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Chatham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Chatham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 11 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (72.73%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Regression Testing
2 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
3 6 (54.55%) HP UFT
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) VBScript
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing

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 6 (54.55%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 11 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (72.73%) Regression Testing
2 8 (72.73%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP