The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 74 63
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.61% 1.71% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.75% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 34
Median salary £35,000 £33,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% -4.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 905 855 1193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.42% 97.27% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 779 677 971
Median salary £45,000 £42,091 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.91% +5.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) ISEB
4 15 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
6 12 (40.00%) Selenium
6 12 (40.00%) Test Strategy
7 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (30.00%) BDD
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Finance
10 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
10 7 (23.33%) C#
11 6 (20.00%) Java
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) JMeter
11 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
12 5 (16.67%) SDLC
12 5 (16.67%) QA
12 5 (16.67%) Ruby
13 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
13 4 (13.33%) JIRA
13 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
13 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing

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 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (20.00%) JMeter
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.67%) Appium
6 2 (6.67%) Calabash
6 2 (6.67%) Gatling
6 2 (6.67%) JBehave
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (30.00%) BDD
7 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 7 (23.33%) TDD
9 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
12 3 (10.00%) SDET
12 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (10.00%) System Testing
13 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
13 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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