The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Test Analyst
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 182 219
Rank change year-on-year +24 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.24% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Median salary £29,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,075 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% +6.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 3577 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.75% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9530 14909 19881
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Test Analyst in Surrey

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 2 £28,500 -
Woking - 1 £30,000 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -
Software Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Software 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 Surrey region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
5 6 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) VB
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (50.00%) ISEB
5 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) TOWER Software
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) Time Management
5 6 (50.00%) TestComplete
5 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) Time Management
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) TOWER Software
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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