Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 247 251
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 2 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.038% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 40
East Midlands median annual salary £28,500 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.94% +88.89% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £28,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £30,550 £45,000 £34,438
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5115 6414 7248
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.69% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4268 5081 5877
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £29,500 -34.44%
Northamptonshire - 1 £27,500 -
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com