The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South East / Surrey
Rank 122 112 116
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 47 97 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.69% 2.33% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.39% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 95 96
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

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 2685 4059 4324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.64% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 3497 3574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +22 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Leatherhead +2 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Guildford +13 3 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Woking +9 3 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
Godalming - 2 £40,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 62 (46.27%) Selenium
2 58 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.07%) C#
4 45 (33.58%) Regression Testing
5 44 (32.84%) Test Scripting
6 41 (30.60%) ISTQB
7 38 (28.36%) QA
7 38 (28.36%) Test Automation
8 37 (27.61%) Finance
9 36 (26.87%) ISEB
10 33 (24.63%) Software Testing
11 32 (23.88%) TDD
12 30 (22.39%) Automated Testing
12 30 (22.39%) Scrum
13 29 (21.64%) .NET
14 28 (20.90%) BDD
14 28 (20.90%) Non-Functional Testing
15 27 (20.15%) Visual Studio
15 27 (20.15%) Java
16 26 (19.40%) JIRA
17 24 (17.91%) Manual Testing
17 24 (17.91%) SQL
18 23 (17.16%) HP UFT
18 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (15.67%) SDLC
20 21 (15.67%) WebDriver
21 20 (14.93%) Defect Management
22 19 (14.18%) Test Strategy
22 19 (14.18%) HP

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 15 (11.19%) Confluence
2 3 (2.24%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Drupal
3 1 (0.75%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 62 (46.27%) Selenium
2 27 (20.15%) Visual Studio
3 26 (19.40%) JIRA
4 23 (17.16%) HP UFT
5 21 (15.67%) WebDriver
6 18 (13.43%) Cucumber
7 16 (11.94%) SpecFlow
7 16 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (11.19%) SoapUI
9 12 (8.96%) NUnit
10 11 (8.21%) Jenkins
11 9 (6.72%) JUnit
12 8 (5.97%) LoadRunner
12 8 (5.97%) TestNG
13 7 (5.22%) MSTest
14 4 (2.99%) Subversion
14 4 (2.99%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.99%) TestComplete
14 4 (2.99%) WebLOAD
14 4 (2.99%) WinRunner
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 12 (8.96%) Back Office
3 5 (3.73%) Games
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.64%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) HTML
3 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.49%) REST
5 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.72%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (3.73%) Linux
2 5 (3.73%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.58%) Regression Testing
3 44 (32.84%) Test Scripting
4 38 (28.36%) Test Automation
5 33 (24.63%) Software Testing
6 32 (23.88%) TDD
7 30 (22.39%) Automated Testing
7 30 (22.39%) Scrum
8 28 (20.90%) BDD
8 28 (20.90%) Non-Functional Testing
9 24 (17.91%) Manual Testing
10 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (15.67%) SDLC
13 20 (14.93%) Defect Management
14 19 (14.18%) Test Strategy
15 17 (12.69%) Automation Testing
16 14 (10.45%) Load Testing
16 14 (10.45%) Mathematics
16 14 (10.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (35.07%) C#
2 27 (20.15%) Java
3 24 (17.91%) SQL
4 17 (12.69%) C++
5 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.21%) Python
5 11 (8.21%) VB
6 6 (4.48%) Groovy
7 5 (3.73%) Ruby
7 5 (3.73%) VBScript
8 4 (2.99%) C
9 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (30.60%) ISTQB
2 36 (26.87%) ISEB
3 18 (13.43%) Degree
4 16 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (28.36%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (12.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (14.18%) HP
2 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.99%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.75%) Facebook
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