Period
to 20 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 August 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - +123 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.26% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Northamptonshire median annual salary £26,250 - £30,000
10th Percentile £25,125 - £21,250
90th Percentile £27,925 - £32,875
East Midlands median annual salary £26,250 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -41.67% +50.00% +33.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1125 1371 1780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.24% 96.48% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1004 1559
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -8.33% +12.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Northamptonshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in Northamptonshire

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £26,250 -
Software Test Analyst
East Midlands

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA