The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 140 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 34 55 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.24% 1.50% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.54% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 123
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% -2.89%  

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 2648 3565 4523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.85% 97.11% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3062 3817
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Surrey

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Surrey

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Surrey

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 Test Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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 +4 8 £40,250 +7.33% 3
Woking +20 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Guildford +8 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Redhill -8 2 £37,500 -
Leatherhead +8 1 £46,500 +20.00% 2
Staines +7 1 £40,000 - 1
Camberley - 1 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 39 (48.75%) Selenium
3 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.00%) C#
4 34 (42.50%) Test Scripting
5 33 (41.25%) ISTQB
6 32 (40.00%) QA
7 31 (38.75%) Regression Testing
8 29 (36.25%) Finance
9 28 (35.00%) ISEB
10 25 (31.25%) Visual Studio
11 24 (30.00%) SQL
12 22 (27.50%) Scrum
12 22 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (26.25%) TDD
14 18 (22.50%) BDD
15 17 (21.25%) WebDriver
15 17 (21.25%) Software Testing
16 16 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
16 16 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
17 15 (18.75%) Manual Testing
17 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
17 15 (18.75%) .NET
18 14 (17.50%) Java
19 12 (15.00%) HP
19 12 (15.00%) Performance Testing
20 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
20 11 (13.75%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) Blockchain
2 3 (3.75%) Data Lake
2 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (48.75%) Selenium
2 25 (31.25%) Visual Studio
3 17 (21.25%) WebDriver
4 15 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (12.50%) NUnit
5 10 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 9 (11.25%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.75%) JIRA
8 6 (7.50%) Protractor
8 6 (7.50%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.50%) Subversion
8 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
8 6 (7.50%) TestComplete
8 6 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (6.25%) HP UFT
9 5 (6.25%) MSTest
10 4 (5.00%) JUnit
10 4 (5.00%) LoadRunner
10 4 (5.00%) TestNG
10 4 (5.00%) WinRunner
General
1 29 (36.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) XML
3 3 (3.75%) HTML
4 2 (2.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.25%) HTML5
5 1 (1.25%) jQuery
5 1 (1.25%) REST
5 1 (1.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.75%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Linux
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (42.50%) Test Scripting
4 31 (38.75%) Regression Testing
5 22 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (27.50%) Scrum
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 18 (22.50%) BDD
8 17 (21.25%) Software Testing
9 15 (18.75%) Manual Testing
9 15 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
9 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (15.00%) Performance Testing
11 11 (13.75%) SDLC
11 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
12 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
13 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 8 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
13 8 (10.00%) Mathematics
13 8 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) C#
2 24 (30.00%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) C++
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.75%) C
6 6 (7.50%) VB
7 5 (6.25%) Ruby
8 4 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) ISTQB
2 28 (35.00%) ISEB
3 16 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.75%) Master's Degree
7 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) HP
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 19 hours ago
Virginia Water, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + 29 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Generous + training + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Posted: 25 days ago