Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 12 December 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 > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 102 94
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.48% 2.18% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.23% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 60
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £25,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,875
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,045
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.67% +10.15%

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 1968 2245 2498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.95% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1843 1866
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,563 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 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
Nottingham -24 23 £41,250 +3.13% 4
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (96.67%) Test Automation
2 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) QA
5 10 (33.33%) C#
5 10 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 9 (30.00%) OO
6 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (26.67%) JMeter
8 7 (23.33%) JIRA
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) ISEB
8 7 (23.33%) SDLC
9 6 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (16.67%) Project Management
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 5 (16.67%) Line Management
10 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
10 5 (16.67%) Test Management
10 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 4 (13.33%) WebDriver

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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
1 3 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (26.67%) JMeter
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
5 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.00%) Appium
8 2 (6.67%) Calabash
8 2 (6.67%) Gatling
8 2 (6.67%) JBehave
8 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.33%) NeoLoad
9 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
9 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.67%) JSON
3 2 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) Enzyme
4 1 (3.33%) Jest
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Swagger
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Test Automation
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) Test Management
6 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) OOP
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) Logistics
8 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.00%) TDD
8 3 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Groovy
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (23.33%) ISEB
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Lotus
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com