The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Test Analyst
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 33 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 3.85% 1.95% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 1.95% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +18.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 154 154 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 98.72% 100.00% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 132 147 203
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,250
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 Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) QA
1 14 (93.33%) Manual Testing
2 13 (86.67%) SoapUI
2 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) Web Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Selenium
1 13 (86.67%) SoapUI
2 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Manual Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Web Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft