The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 70 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.13% 3.04% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.10% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 31
Median salary £32,250 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.33% +32.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

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 894 969 1011
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.54% 98.28% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 715 741 831
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cheltenham +10 7 £22,500 -55.00%
Tewkesbury - 5 £31,500 -
Cirencester -24 3 £29,000 -
Test Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (61.82%) Test Automation
2 31 (56.36%) ISTQB
3 27 (49.09%) Selenium
3 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) SQL
4 25 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 22 (40.00%) ISEB
5 22 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
6 20 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 20 (36.36%) JIRA
7 18 (32.73%) Cucumber
8 17 (30.91%) DV Cleared
8 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
8 17 (30.91%) C#
8 17 (30.91%) Java
8 17 (30.91%) Functional Testing
9 15 (27.27%) LoadRunner
10 14 (25.45%) C++
10 14 (25.45%) User Stories
11 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
13 11 (20.00%) JUnit
13 11 (20.00%) OpenUP
13 11 (20.00%) TestNG
14 10 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.36%) Ruby
15 9 (16.36%) Python
16 8 (14.55%) JMeter

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Selenium
2 20 (36.36%) JIRA
3 18 (32.73%) Cucumber
4 15 (27.27%) LoadRunner
5 11 (20.00%) JUnit
5 11 (20.00%) TestNG
6 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
6 8 (14.55%) JMeter
7 7 (12.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (9.09%) WATIR
8 5 (9.09%) WebDriver
9 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
10 3 (5.45%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
11 2 (3.64%) Zephyr
12 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.82%) Concordion
12 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.45%) SOAP
3 2 (3.64%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Test Automation
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
5 20 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 17 (30.91%) Functional Testing
6 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
7 14 (25.45%) User Stories
8 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
9 11 (20.00%) OpenUP
10 8 (14.55%) Defect Management
11 7 (12.73%) Scrum
11 7 (12.73%) TDD
12 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.91%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (10.91%) Migration
12 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Regression Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) C#
2 17 (30.91%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) C++
4 9 (16.36%) Python
4 9 (16.36%) Ruby
5 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.09%) C
6 5 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (56.36%) ISTQB
2 22 (40.00%) ISEB
2 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (30.91%) DV Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
1 5 (9.09%) HP
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago