The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 310 345
Rank change year-on-year -47 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 266 396 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.72% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.03% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 228 361 339
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.42% -2.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in London

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in London

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in London

Test Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +33 60 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Wimbledon +12 6 £47,500 -
West End of London +4 2 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Croydon +9 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +4 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Docklands, London - 1 £40,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 328 (68.62%) Test Automation
2 270 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (40.79%) QA
4 186 (38.91%) Selenium
5 177 (37.03%) SQL
6 174 (36.40%) Finance
7 152 (31.80%) ISTQB
8 125 (26.15%) ISEB
9 116 (24.27%) Test Scripting
10 104 (21.76%) Banking
11 103 (21.55%) Java
12 100 (20.92%) BDD
13 98 (20.50%) C#
14 97 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 96 (20.08%) Cucumber
16 86 (17.99%) JIRA
17 82 (17.15%) Test Strategy
18 80 (16.74%) Software Testing
19 74 (15.48%) Functional Testing
20 73 (15.27%) Regression Testing
21 72 (15.06%) Scrum
21 72 (15.06%) SoapUI
22 67 (14.02%) Degree
23 64 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
24 58 (12.13%) Test Management
24 58 (12.13%) Microsoft
25 56 (11.72%) SQL Server
25 56 (11.72%) Manual Testing
26 54 (11.30%) .NET
27 53 (11.09%) E-Commerce

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.05%) Confluence
5 3 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) Documentum
7 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (7.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.21%) Endur
3 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.88%) BrowserStack
1 9 (1.88%) Force.com
2 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.46%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (0.84%) SaaS
4 4 (0.84%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) G Suite
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.21%) DNS
2 1 (0.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.21%) SAN
2 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.09%) Big Data
5 9 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.84%) Power BI
8 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.42%) DB2
8 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.21%) Endeca
9 1 (0.21%) MySQL
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 186 (38.91%) Selenium
2 96 (20.08%) Cucumber
3 86 (17.99%) JIRA
4 72 (15.06%) SoapUI
5 52 (10.88%) WebDriver
6 50 (10.46%) Jenkins
7 41 (8.58%) HP UFT
8 36 (7.53%) JMeter
9 30 (6.28%) Git (software)
10 24 (5.02%) Appium
10 24 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (4.60%) SpecFlow
12 20 (4.18%) JUnit
12 20 (4.18%) LoadRunner
13 19 (3.97%) Visual Studio
14 18 (3.77%) SilkTest
15 14 (2.93%) TestNG
16 13 (2.72%) WATIR
17 11 (2.30%) SilkPerformer
18 10 (2.09%) Mercurial
General
1 174 (36.40%) Finance
2 104 (21.76%) Banking
3 31 (6.49%) Retail
4 18 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 18 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.88%) Back Office
6 9 (1.88%) Law
7 7 (1.46%) French Language
7 7 (1.46%) Marketing
8 6 (1.26%) Automotive
9 5 (1.05%) Advertising
9 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.63%) Front Office
10 3 (0.63%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.63%) Legal
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
10 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.30%) .NET
2 49 (10.25%) XML
3 48 (10.04%) SOAP
4 43 (9.00%) Web Services
5 29 (6.07%) HTML
5 29 (6.07%) REST
6 23 (4.81%) JSON
7 17 (3.56%) RESTful
8 15 (3.14%) CSS
9 8 (1.67%) Gherkin
10 7 (1.46%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.46%) jQuery
10 7 (1.46%) Node.js
11 5 (1.05%) WPF
11 5 (1.05%) XBRL
12 4 (0.84%) Middleware
13 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.42%) J2EE
13 2 (0.42%) XSD
13 2 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.14%) User Experience
5 13 (2.72%) Fintech
6 12 (2.51%) Smart Meter
7 9 (1.88%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.05%) Derivative
10 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.84%) BBC
11 4 (0.84%) Equities
11 4 (0.84%) iPad
11 4 (0.84%) iPhone
12 3 (0.63%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (0.63%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.46%) Linux
2 42 (8.79%) Windows
3 23 (4.81%) Unix
4 16 (3.35%) Android
4 16 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.88%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.63%) Kali Linux
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (68.62%) Test Automation
2 270 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (24.27%) Test Scripting
4 100 (20.92%) BDD
5 97 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 82 (17.15%) Test Strategy
7 80 (16.74%) Software Testing
8 74 (15.48%) Functional Testing
9 73 (15.27%) Regression Testing
10 72 (15.06%) Scrum
11 58 (12.13%) Test Management
12 56 (11.72%) Manual Testing
13 53 (11.09%) E-Commerce
14 52 (10.88%) Scenario Testing
14 52 (10.88%) SDLC
15 51 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (10.04%) Non-Functional Testing
17 43 (9.00%) Integration Testing
17 43 (9.00%) Waterfall
18 41 (8.58%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (37.03%) SQL
2 103 (21.55%) Java
3 98 (20.50%) C#
4 43 (9.00%) Ruby
5 37 (7.74%) Python
6 34 (7.11%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.77%) Groovy
8 15 (3.14%) C++
9 7 (1.46%) Perl
9 7 (1.46%) PHP
9 7 (1.46%) R
10 6 (1.26%) C
11 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.42%) XPath
14 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (31.80%) ISTQB
2 125 (26.15%) ISEB
3 67 (14.02%) Degree
4 46 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (3.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.42%) HND
8 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (40.79%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) SEPA
3 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 19 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.05%) Puppet
3 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.21%) Cacti
4 1 (0.21%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.21%) Nagios
4 1 (0.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 58 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.21%) HP
3 43 (9.00%) Oracle
4 16 (3.35%) SAP
5 13 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.30%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.30%) Borland
7 9 (1.88%) Remedy
8 8 (1.67%) Google
9 7 (1.46%) Adobe
9 7 (1.46%) Cognizant
9 7 (1.46%) Optimizely
10 6 (1.26%) BEA
10 6 (1.26%) Siebel
11 4 (0.84%) BT
11 4 (0.84%) McAfee
11 4 (0.84%) Tableau
12 2 (0.42%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.42%) IBM
12 2 (0.42%) Sun
London
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + health
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full corporate benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Including Free
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + work from home, 25 days hols
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Company Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, work from home
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 22 days ago
South West London
Novus Graduate Programme
Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago