Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 78 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.53% 0.54% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Farnborough median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -19.79%
10th Percentile £33,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £47,300 £36,250 £38,750
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year +15.38% +2.36% -5.22%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 721 598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 95.72% 97.43% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 449 606 517
Farnborough median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -2.44% +2.50%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Farnborough

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Farnborough

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Farnborough region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA