Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 6 months to 20 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
Kent > Chatham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 17.02% 9.68% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.20% 10.17% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 4
Chatham median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% +20.97% -
Kent median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -11.43% +7.69% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham. 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
Chatham
Permanent vacancies in Chatham with a recognized job title 93 118 34
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 95.16% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 26
Chatham median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +18.11% -18.06%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £49,100 £52,500 £56,250
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%

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
Salary Histogram in Chatham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Chatham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Chatham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Chatham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
2 15 (93.75%) Manual Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
3 13 (81.25%) ISEB
4 12 (75.00%) Process Improvement
4 12 (75.00%) System Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
6 9 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (56.25%) HP
6 9 (56.25%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Smoke Testing
6 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
6 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
9 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
10 1 (6.25%) 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 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
2 15 (93.75%) Manual Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
4 12 (75.00%) Process Improvement
4 12 (75.00%) System Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Smoke Testing
6 9 (56.25%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP