The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 3 months to 22 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
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.39% - 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £28,000 - £40,000
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 Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 71 68 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 98.61% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 110
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Maidstone

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Maidstone

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

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

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft