The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Test Analyst
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 164 181
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.031% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.032% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £32,250 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.63% -2.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3100 3263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.79% 97.39% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2472 2657
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,300 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,250 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Software 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 East Midlands region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) CSS

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (58.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Appium
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
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