Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Software Test Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 118 148
Rank change year-on-year -8 +30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.18% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.73% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 27
Milton Keynes median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £34,050 £33,000 £23,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -3.64% +22.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1593 1651 2559
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 98.33% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1443 2143
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in Milton Keynes

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Software 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification