The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 25 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 77
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.59% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 510 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.36% 99.80% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 461 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Dorset

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Dorset

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago