Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 6 months to 18 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
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 46 37
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 0.56% 2.40% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 2.41% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Poole median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £31,375 £24,813 £23,500
90th Percentile £37,125 £42,500 £47,050
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Poole. 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
Poole
Permanent vacancies in Poole with a recognized job title 343 291 251
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 99.66% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 330 282 207
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,125 £19,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,481 £48,750 £50,100
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Poole

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Poole

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 18 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 Poole region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL