The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 26 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 6.25% 4.66% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.51% 4.71% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 9
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.64%  
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 Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 215 191 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 95.98% 98.96% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 198 118 201
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 Gloucester

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Gloucester

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Cucumber
3 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 15 (50.00%) ISEB
4 14 (46.67%) ISTQB
4 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) C#
5 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (36.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (36.67%) C++
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) LoadRunner
6 11 (36.67%) Selenium
7 10 (33.33%) JIRA
7 10 (33.33%) OpenUP
7 10 (33.33%) TestNG
7 10 (33.33%) JUnit
7 10 (33.33%) User Stories
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 4 (13.33%) Linux
10 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Banking
11 3 (10.00%) System Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Unix

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (36.67%) LoadRunner
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
3 10 (33.33%) JIRA
3 10 (33.33%) JUnit
3 10 (33.33%) TestNG
4 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
4 2 (6.67%) WinRunner
5 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (36.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (33.33%) OpenUP
4 10 (33.33%) User Stories
5 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.67%) People Management
8 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) C++
3 11 (36.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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