Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.21% 5.72% 9.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 5.84% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 43
Gloucester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,750 £30,400
90th Percentile £47,750 £46,250 £45,400
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 312 616 535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 97.93% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 272 586 480
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,525 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,250 £63,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Gloucester

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Gloucester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP