Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 109 107
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.21% 1.62% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.67% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 50
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £70,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% -7.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,529 1,914 2,208
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 97.11% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 1,664 1,787
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,125 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.45% +3.92% +7.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Nottingham +10 16 £40,000 +8.11% 2
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Selenium
2 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) WebDriver
3 12 (63.16%) Manual Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
5 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
6 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) Polish Language
7 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (31.58%) User Stories
8 4 (21.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) SMS
9 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
9 3 (15.79%) System Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
10 2 (10.53%) SaaS
10 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Selenium
2 12 (63.16%) WebDriver
3 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Polish Language
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Manual Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (31.58%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.79%) System Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (10.53%) API Testing
8 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle