The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.27% - 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% - 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Median salary £31,500 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,729 - £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £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 Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 212 198 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.36% 93.40% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 191 169 126
Median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Exeter

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Exeter

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

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 Exeter region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
6 5 (35.71%) ISEB
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
7 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) Unix
8 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
8 3 (21.43%) CREST Certified
8 3 (21.43%) Server Building
8 3 (21.43%) SOASTA, Inc
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Security Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Server Building
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) CREST Certified
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft