The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
England / London
Rank 380 324 318
Rank change year-on-year -56 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 215 377 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.91% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.95% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 330 323
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 22 March 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 22 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
City of London +4 45 £47,500 +15.15% 15
Kingston Upon Thames +14 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West End of London +10 1 £42,250 -19.52%
Croydon +3 1 - -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 267 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (47.05%) Selenium
3 204 (46.36%) QA
4 196 (44.55%) SQL
5 171 (38.86%) Finance
6 127 (28.86%) ISEB
7 121 (27.50%) C#
8 115 (26.14%) Test Scripting
9 114 (25.91%) ISTQB
10 96 (21.82%) JIRA
11 92 (20.91%) Java
12 91 (20.68%) Banking
12 91 (20.68%) Cucumber
13 89 (20.23%) Manual Testing
14 88 (20.00%) Test Automation
15 86 (19.55%) User Acceptance Testing
15 86 (19.55%) Regression Testing
16 83 (18.86%) Automation Testing
17 82 (18.64%) Test Strategy
18 77 (17.50%) BDD
19 73 (16.59%) WebDriver
20 72 (16.36%) SoapUI
20 72 (16.36%) Automated Testing
21 70 (15.91%) Scrum
22 67 (15.23%) Functional Testing
23 61 (13.86%) SDLC
24 60 (13.64%) Software Testing
25 59 (13.41%) Degree
26 53 (12.05%) SQL Server
27 51 (11.59%) Analytical Skills

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (2.50%) Confluence
2 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.91%) Documentum
4 3 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) Drupal
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.41%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) Postilion
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.14%) Force.com
2 3 (0.68%) G Suite
2 3 (0.68%) Office 365
2 3 (0.68%) Slack
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) GitHub
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.50%) Internet
2 6 (1.36%) HTTP
3 5 (1.14%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.91%) ATM
5 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.95%) Big Data
5 8 (1.82%) Power BI
6 6 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.91%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (0.68%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.45%) DB2
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.23%) Endeca
11 1 (0.23%) MySQL
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 207 (47.05%) Selenium
2 96 (21.82%) JIRA
3 91 (20.68%) Cucumber
4 73 (16.59%) WebDriver
5 72 (16.36%) SoapUI
6 45 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (7.95%) SpecFlow
8 33 (7.50%) Jenkins
9 31 (7.05%) LoadRunner
10 25 (5.68%) JMeter
10 25 (5.68%) JUnit
11 21 (4.77%) Appium
11 21 (4.77%) HP UFT
11 21 (4.77%) TestNG
11 21 (4.77%) Visual Studio
12 16 (3.64%) Git (software)
13 9 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (2.05%) SilkPerformer
13 9 (2.05%) SilkTest
14 8 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 171 (38.86%) Finance
2 91 (20.68%) Banking
3 33 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.36%) Retail
5 8 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.59%) Law
6 7 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.36%) Advertising
7 6 (1.36%) Automotive
7 6 (1.36%) Legal
8 3 (0.68%) Back Office
8 3 (0.68%) Front Office
8 3 (0.68%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Games
9 2 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.36%) Web Services
2 37 (8.41%) .NET
2 37 (8.41%) XML
3 27 (6.14%) SOAP
4 19 (4.32%) HTML
5 16 (3.64%) JSON
6 13 (2.95%) REST
6 13 (2.95%) WPF
7 12 (2.73%) RESTful
8 11 (2.50%) CSS
9 6 (1.36%) Behat
9 6 (1.36%) Gherkin
10 4 (0.91%) HTML5
10 4 (0.91%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (0.68%) J2EE
12 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.45%) Swagger
12 2 (0.45%) XSD
12 2 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.05%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.59%) iPad
6 7 (1.59%) Smart Meter
7 6 (1.36%) Equities
7 6 (1.36%) User Experience
8 5 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.91%) Fintech
10 3 (0.68%) BBC
10 3 (0.68%) Contract for Difference
10 3 (0.68%) EFT
10 3 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Derivative
11 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.45%) Smart Energy
11 2 (0.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.77%) Linux
2 37 (8.41%) Windows
3 19 (4.32%) Unix
4 17 (3.86%) Android
5 16 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.91%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.91%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (26.14%) Test Scripting
3 89 (20.23%) Manual Testing
4 88 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 86 (19.55%) Regression Testing
5 86 (19.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 83 (18.86%) Automation Testing
7 82 (18.64%) Test Strategy
8 77 (17.50%) BDD
9 72 (16.36%) Automated Testing
10 70 (15.91%) Scrum
11 67 (15.23%) Functional Testing
12 61 (13.86%) SDLC
13 60 (13.64%) Software Testing
14 44 (10.00%) Integration Testing
15 43 (9.77%) Performance Testing
16 41 (9.32%) E-Commerce
17 38 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (8.64%) Non-Functional Testing
18 32 (7.27%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (44.55%) SQL
2 121 (27.50%) C#
3 92 (20.91%) Java
4 34 (7.73%) Ruby
5 23 (5.23%) Python
6 20 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 19 (4.32%) C++
8 13 (2.95%) Groovy
9 11 (2.50%) PHP
10 6 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.36%) Perl
10 6 (1.36%) R
11 5 (1.14%) C
11 5 (1.14%) VBA
12 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.45%) XPath
13 1 (0.23%) Korn
13 1 (0.23%) X++
13 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 127 (28.86%) ISEB
2 114 (25.91%) ISTQB
3 59 (13.41%) Degree
4 31 (7.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (3.64%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) ACCA
10 1 (0.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (46.36%) QA
2 10 (2.27%) SDET
3 4 (0.91%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (7.95%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.36%) Puppet
3 4 (0.91%) Rancher
4 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.23%) Cacti
4 1 (0.23%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) Nagios
4 1 (0.23%) OpenView
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 50 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.68%) HP
3 32 (7.27%) Oracle
4 11 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 11 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.27%) Charles River
6 9 (2.05%) Borland
7 7 (1.59%) BEA
7 7 (1.59%) Cognizant
7 7 (1.59%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.59%) SAP
8 6 (1.36%) IBM
9 4 (0.91%) EMC
9 4 (0.91%) Pega
9 4 (0.91%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.68%) BT
10 3 (0.68%) Cognos
10 3 (0.68%) Google
10 3 (0.68%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.45%) ATG
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Sanderson
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £401 - £60000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Highams
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Flexi-time, Bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, Greater London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
London
itecopeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life & Medical Care
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Leidos
Salary: Market
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago