The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 76 79 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.87% 2.43% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.53% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 33
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +46.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £52,750 £52,000
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 1028 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.05% 96.25% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 660 672 808
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +5 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Cheltenham -1 3 £43,750 -5.40%
Cirencester -5 1 £30,000 -22.58%
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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

1 34 (46.58%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (42.47%) ISTQB
4 28 (38.36%) ISEB
5 27 (36.99%) JIRA
5 27 (36.99%) Security Cleared
6 24 (32.88%) Selenium
6 24 (32.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (31.51%) Java
8 20 (27.40%) Linux
8 20 (27.40%) Cucumber
9 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
10 18 (24.66%) Functional Testing
11 17 (23.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
11 17 (23.29%) C#
12 15 (20.55%) C++
12 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
13 14 (19.18%) Integration Testing
13 14 (19.18%) Manual Testing
13 14 (19.18%) Windows
13 14 (19.18%) Regression Testing
13 14 (19.18%) LoadRunner
14 13 (17.81%) SDLC
15 12 (16.44%) Test Planning
16 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
16 11 (15.07%) Python
17 10 (13.70%) Oracle
17 10 (13.70%) JUnit
17 10 (13.70%) Scrum

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (6.85%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.74%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SSH
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.74%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) JIRA
2 24 (32.88%) Selenium
3 20 (27.40%) Cucumber
4 14 (19.18%) LoadRunner
5 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
6 10 (13.70%) JUnit
6 10 (13.70%) TestNG
7 7 (9.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
8 5 (6.85%) JMeter
8 5 (6.85%) WATIR
8 5 (6.85%) Zephyr
9 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.48%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.74%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.74%) Maven
10 2 (2.74%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.74%) WinRunner
11 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
2 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Gherkin
2 5 (6.85%) REST
2 5 (6.85%) SOAP
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 4 (5.48%) ISPF
4 3 (4.11%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (5.48%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Unix
4 5 (6.85%) Android
4 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (24.66%) Functional Testing
4 17 (23.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
5 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
6 14 (19.18%) Integration Testing
6 14 (19.18%) Manual Testing
6 14 (19.18%) Regression Testing
7 13 (17.81%) SDLC
8 12 (16.44%) Test Planning
9 10 (13.70%) Automation Testing
9 10 (13.70%) OpenUP
9 10 (13.70%) Scrum
9 10 (13.70%) User Stories
10 9 (12.33%) Defect Management
10 9 (12.33%) Performance Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
12 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
12 7 (9.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) Java
3 17 (23.29%) C#
4 15 (20.55%) C++
5 11 (15.07%) Python
6 9 (12.33%) Ruby
7 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.85%) C
8 5 (6.85%) Perl
9 4 (5.48%) JCL
9 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) ISTQB
2 28 (38.36%) ISEB
3 27 (36.99%) Security Cleared
4 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) RACF
1 4 (5.48%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.85%) Puppet
3 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) HP
3 5 (6.85%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 4 (5.48%) IBM
5 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
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