Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham 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.

Test Analyst
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 94 73
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.28% 2.47% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.52% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 70
Nottingham median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,875
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1815 1985 2251
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.93% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1620 1690
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -1.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,046 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.08% +9.21% +2.67%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Nottingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Selenium
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 7 (29.17%) JMeter
6 7 (29.17%) ISEB
7 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
8 5 (20.83%) Line Management
8 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
9 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
9 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) JUnit
9 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Test Management
9 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (29.17%) JMeter
4 6 (25.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.67%) JUnit
5 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (12.50%) Appium
6 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.33%) Calabash
7 2 (8.33%) Gatling
7 2 (8.33%) JBehave
7 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
8 1 (4.17%) NeoLoad
8 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Enzyme
4 1 (4.17%) Jest
4 1 (4.17%) React
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Swagger
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Fintech
1 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.17%) iPad
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
3 5 (20.83%) Line Management
3 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Test Management
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com