The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 242 230
Rank change year-on-year -30 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1020 1325 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.22% 1.43% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.48% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1170 1272
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.42% -2.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in England

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in England

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in England

Test Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London -47 266 £45,000 +5.88% 32
South East -3 188 £35,000 - 23
South West +27 128 £35,000 - 26
Yorkshire -47 125 £32,500 - 13
North West -23 113 £32,500 +8.33% 15
West Midlands -28 88 £31,000 -7.46% 13
East of England -73 55 £35,000 -6.66% 8
East Midlands +11 43 £35,000 +9.37% 4
North East +27 20 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Midlands +3 1 £29,500 -26.25% 17
Test Analyst
UK

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1398 (67.18%) Test Automation
2 1185 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 800 (38.44%) Selenium
4 735 (35.32%) ISTQB
5 723 (34.74%) QA
6 670 (32.20%) Test Scripting
7 643 (30.90%) ISEB
8 639 (30.71%) SQL
9 532 (25.56%) Finance
10 433 (20.81%) Software Testing
11 412 (19.80%) C#
12 407 (19.56%) Manual Testing
13 377 (18.12%) Java
14 370 (17.78%) BDD
15 368 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
16 346 (16.63%) Test Strategy
17 340 (16.34%) JIRA
18 325 (15.62%) Scrum
19 314 (15.09%) Regression Testing
20 307 (14.75%) SDLC
21 298 (14.32%) Cucumber
22 279 (13.41%) Functional Testing
23 269 (12.93%) Microsoft
24 240 (11.53%) WebDriver
24 240 (11.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
25 223 (10.72%) TDD
26 221 (10.62%) SoapUI
27 215 (10.33%) .NET
28 202 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
29 199 (9.56%) Degree

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 46 (2.21%) Confluence
2 22 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 15 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (0.53%) CMS
6 9 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.14%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.096%) JBoss
9 2 (0.096%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.048%) Apache
10 1 (0.048%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.048%) Documentum
10 1 (0.048%) IIS
Applications
1 100 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.19%) Magento
6 3 (0.14%) Postilion
6 3 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.096%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.096%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.096%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.048%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.048%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.048%) Endur
8 1 (0.048%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.048%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.048%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.048%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.59%) SaaS
3 16 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.67%) BrowserStack
5 11 (0.53%) Office 365
6 10 (0.48%) G Suite
6 10 (0.48%) Slack
7 9 (0.43%) Force.com
8 8 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.38%) Sauce Labs
9 7 (0.34%) GitHub
9 7 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.048%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.048%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.048%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.44%) Internet
2 15 (0.72%) HTTP
3 13 (0.62%) Wireless
4 7 (0.34%) 4G
5 6 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.14%) ATM
6 3 (0.14%) SSH
6 3 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.096%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.096%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.096%) Firewall
7 2 (0.096%) VLAN
7 2 (0.096%) VPN
8 1 (0.048%) DNS
8 1 (0.048%) FTP
8 1 (0.048%) Intranet
8 1 (0.048%) MQTT
8 1 (0.048%) SAN
8 1 (0.048%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (9.08%) SQL Server
2 50 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (1.25%) Big Data
4 23 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 20 (0.96%) MySQL
6 14 (0.67%) Power BI
7 12 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 10 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.29%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.24%) Apache Accumulo
11 5 (0.24%) QlikView
11 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.14%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.14%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.14%) DB2
12 3 (0.14%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.096%) Looker
13 2 (0.096%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 800 (38.44%) Selenium
2 340 (16.34%) JIRA
3 298 (14.32%) Cucumber
4 240 (11.53%) WebDriver
5 221 (10.62%) SoapUI
6 180 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 152 (7.30%) JMeter
8 127 (6.10%) Jenkins
9 114 (5.48%) HP UFT
10 103 (4.95%) Visual Studio
11 101 (4.85%) SpecFlow
12 92 (4.42%) Git (software)
13 78 (3.75%) JUnit
14 77 (3.70%) LoadRunner
15 37 (1.78%) TestNG
16 35 (1.68%) Appium
17 34 (1.63%) WATIR
18 30 (1.44%) JBehave
19 29 (1.39%) Maven
19 29 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 532 (25.56%) Finance
2 187 (8.99%) Banking
3 128 (6.15%) Retail
4 46 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 32 (1.54%) Law
6 30 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.35%) Legal
8 25 (1.20%) Marketing
9 23 (1.11%) Back Office
10 21 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.91%) Advertising
12 14 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.53%) Games
14 10 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.43%) Automotive
16 8 (0.38%) Electronics
17 7 (0.34%) Billing
17 7 (0.34%) French Language
17 7 (0.34%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (10.33%) .NET
2 134 (6.44%) SOAP
3 131 (6.30%) XML
4 119 (5.72%) Gherkin
5 85 (4.08%) Web Services
6 83 (3.99%) HTML
7 60 (2.88%) REST
8 47 (2.26%) RESTful
9 38 (1.83%) JSON
10 33 (1.59%) CSS
11 26 (1.25%) ASP.NET
12 23 (1.11%) .NET Framework
13 16 (0.77%) Middleware
13 16 (0.77%) WPF
14 11 (0.53%) Hibernate
14 11 (0.53%) Spring
15 10 (0.48%) AngularJS
15 10 (0.48%) Behat
15 10 (0.48%) HTML5
15 10 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 78 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 39 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 35 (1.68%) iPad
6 31 (1.49%) User Experience
7 28 (1.35%) Fintech
8 22 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 20 (0.96%) Smart Meter
10 19 (0.91%) Virtual Team
11 18 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.43%) Fixed Income
14 8 (0.38%) EPoS
14 8 (0.38%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.34%) Smartphone
16 6 (0.29%) iPhone
16 6 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
17 5 (0.24%) Derivative
17 5 (0.24%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 172 (8.27%) Windows
2 120 (5.77%) Linux
3 93 (4.47%) Unix
4 65 (3.12%) Android
5 61 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.14%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.096%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.096%) Solaris
11 2 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.048%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1398 (67.18%) Test Automation
2 1185 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 670 (32.20%) Test Scripting
4 433 (20.81%) Software Testing
5 407 (19.56%) Manual Testing
6 370 (17.78%) BDD
7 368 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 346 (16.63%) Test Strategy
9 325 (15.62%) Scrum
10 314 (15.09%) Regression Testing
11 307 (14.75%) SDLC
12 279 (13.41%) Functional Testing
13 223 (10.72%) TDD
14 189 (9.08%) Scenario Testing
15 182 (8.75%) Waterfall
16 179 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
17 175 (8.41%) Non-Functional Testing
18 171 (8.22%) System Testing
19 163 (7.83%) Test Management
20 149 (7.16%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 639 (30.71%) SQL
2 412 (19.80%) C#
3 377 (18.12%) Java
4 146 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 136 (6.54%) Python
6 109 (5.24%) Ruby
7 72 (3.46%) C++
8 34 (1.63%) VBScript
9 33 (1.59%) VB
10 30 (1.44%) C
11 24 (1.15%) Perl
11 24 (1.15%) VB.NET
12 23 (1.11%) PHP
13 21 (1.01%) Groovy
13 21 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 20 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 15 (0.72%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.58%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.43%) Scala
18 8 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 735 (35.32%) ISTQB
2 643 (30.90%) ISEB
3 240 (11.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 199 (9.56%) Degree
5 62 (2.98%) Security Cleared
6 50 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (1.63%) DV Cleared
8 20 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 14 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.34%) HND
10 7 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.19%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.14%) CREST Certified
12 3 (0.14%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.096%) CHECK Team Leader
14 1 (0.048%) CEH
14 1 (0.048%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.048%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.048%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.048%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 723 (34.74%) QA
2 7 (0.34%) SLA
3 6 (0.29%) GAMP
4 4 (0.19%) COBIT
4 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.19%) SEPA
5 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.096%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.048%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.096%) Firmware
4 1 (0.048%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.048%) Docker
4 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.048%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 107 (5.14%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.62%) Puppet
3 9 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.14%) Ansible
5 2 (0.096%) SCCM
6 1 (0.048%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.048%) Cacti
6 1 (0.048%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.048%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.048%) Nagios
6 1 (0.048%) OpenView
6 1 (0.048%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 269 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 128 (6.15%) Oracle
3 123 (5.91%) HP
4 39 (1.87%) SAP
5 31 (1.49%) Cognizant
6 29 (1.39%) Atlassian
7 17 (0.82%) Google
8 16 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
8 16 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (0.67%) Tableau
10 11 (0.53%) Borland
11 9 (0.43%) Remedy
11 9 (0.43%) TOWER Software
12 7 (0.34%) Adobe
12 7 (0.34%) Optimizely
13 6 (0.29%) BEA
13 6 (0.29%) Siebel
14 5 (0.24%) Pega
14 5 (0.24%) SOASTA, Inc
15 4 (0.19%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Recann
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Arco
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + health
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Man
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 47.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago