Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Test Analyst
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 113 75
Rank change year-on-year +26 -38 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 3 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.04% 0.20% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.21% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 50
Northamptonshire median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £25,125 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £32,700 £28,750 £39,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £33,045
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.24% +3.26%

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 1111 1423 1742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.52% 96.87% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1062 1529
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,200 £57,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Northamptonshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Northamptonshire

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 Test Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +15 5 £26,250 - 1
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

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

1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) J2EE
8 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
8 2 (16.67%) ISEB
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
9 1 (8.33%) API Testing
9 1 (8.33%) TestRail
9 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
9 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
9 1 (8.33%) TestNG

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 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (8.33%) TestRail
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) API Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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