Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 101 90
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 36 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.83% 2.36% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 2.41% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 50
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,125 £25,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £70,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.94% +6.25%

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 1,919 2,243 2,352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.95% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,683 1,814 1,755
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,625 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -23 24 £40,500 +1.25% 7
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 23 (63.89%) Selenium
3 20 (55.56%) Java
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (44.44%) Web Services
6 15 (41.67%) OO
7 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 12 (33.33%) QA
7 12 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.78%) C#
9 10 (27.78%) Degree
10 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 9 (25.00%) SQL
10 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Time Management
11 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (22.22%) UML
11 8 (22.22%) MQSeries
11 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 8 (22.22%) Logistics
12 7 (19.44%) JMeter
12 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
12 7 (19.44%) Line Management
13 6 (16.67%) Gherkin

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 8 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) JMeter
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.22%) Logistics
4 8 (22.22%) Time Management
4 8 (22.22%) UML
5 7 (19.44%) Line Management
5 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Defect Management
6 5 (13.89%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) Test Management
7 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 12 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (27.78%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com