The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 130 109
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 40 44 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.52% 1.34% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.37% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 76
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,800 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,500 £36,800
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 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 2554 3201 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.56% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2593 3036
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in the East Midlands

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 Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +6 16 £35,000 +4.86% 1
Leicestershire +3 11 £30,750 -5.38% 1
Northamptonshire +12 8 £29,000 - 1
Derbyshire +14 5 £46,500 +144.73%
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 68 (72.34%) Test Automation
2 53 (56.38%) Selenium
3 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (40.43%) QA
5 35 (37.23%) ISEB
6 28 (29.79%) ISTQB
7 25 (26.60%) SQL
8 22 (23.40%) Manual Testing
9 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
10 19 (20.21%) Regression Testing
11 18 (19.15%) Finance
11 18 (19.15%) Software Testing
12 17 (18.09%) Retail
13 16 (17.02%) Test Strategy
13 16 (17.02%) Functional Testing
14 15 (15.96%) C#
15 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
15 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (14.89%) Virtual Team
15 14 (14.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
15 14 (14.89%) Scenario Testing
16 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
17 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
18 11 (11.70%) WebDriver
18 11 (11.70%) Java
18 11 (11.70%) Scrum
19 10 (10.64%) BDD
19 10 (10.64%) Mobile App
20 9 (9.57%) JIRA
20 9 (9.57%) JMeter

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) G Suite
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
1 1 (1.06%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (2.13%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (2.13%) Firewall
1 2 (2.13%) VLAN
1 2 (2.13%) VPN
1 2 (2.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 53 (56.38%) Selenium
2 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
3 11 (11.70%) WebDriver
4 9 (9.57%) JIRA
4 9 (9.57%) JMeter
5 5 (5.32%) FitNesse
5 5 (5.32%) JUnit
5 5 (5.32%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.19%) HP UFT
7 3 (3.19%) Ranorex
7 3 (3.19%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.13%) Appium
8 2 (2.13%) Gatling
8 2 (2.13%) JBehave
8 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.13%) NUnit
8 2 (2.13%) TestNG
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.19%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) HTML
2 3 (3.19%) WPF
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.13%) J2EE
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Virtual Team
2 10 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) iPad
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) EPoS
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) Fintech
6 1 (1.06%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Android
2 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (72.34%) Test Automation
2 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.40%) Manual Testing
4 19 (20.21%) Regression Testing
5 18 (19.15%) Software Testing
6 16 (17.02%) Functional Testing
6 16 (17.02%) Test Strategy
7 14 (14.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 14 (14.89%) Scenario Testing
7 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
9 11 (11.70%) Scrum
10 10 (10.64%) BDD
11 8 (8.51%) OO
11 8 (8.51%) Straight-Through Processing
11 8 (8.51%) TDD
12 7 (7.45%) Kanban
12 7 (7.45%) SDLC
12 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.45%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) C#
3 11 (11.70%) Java
4 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.32%) Ruby
6 2 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) ISEB
2 28 (29.79%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.32%) Degree
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (40.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.13%) Cisco
2 2 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (1.06%) Google
3 1 (1.06%) hybris
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
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