The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 24 24 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 8.59% 0.85% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.92% 0.93% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -29.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 157 108 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 96.32% 92.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 154 92 79
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Gatwick

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Gatwick

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Gatwick region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) ISEB
1 19 (90.48%) ISTQB
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) C++
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) QA
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) SDET
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Defect Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
3 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.76%) User Stories
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
1 18 (85.71%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) ISEB
1 19 (90.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) SDET
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
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