The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,250 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 23 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 14 50
Rank change year-on-year -15 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.54% 11.31% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.70% 11.41% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 15
Median salary £35,250 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.46% -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 209 333 479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.66% 99.11% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 199 308 450
Median salary £40,000 £35,493 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.69% +9.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
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 Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Ipswich

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Ipswich

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

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

1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) ISEB
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) QA
4 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
5 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Test Management
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 3 (16.67%) SaaS
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (11.11%) System Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) Android
9 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 2 (11.11%) Java
9 2 (11.11%) OOP
9 2 (11.11%) OO

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Xbox
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) System Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) HP
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