The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 14 21 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 2.78% 10.31% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 10.31% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38%  
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 Torfaen. 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
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 36 97 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 100.00% 100.00% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 87 94
Median salary £34,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.83% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £51,700
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 Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Torfaen

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Torfaen

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cwmbran +7 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Test Analyst
South Wales

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

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

1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Bug Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) TestLink
2 1 (50.00%) VersionOne
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestLink
1 1 (50.00%) VersionOne
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Bug Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat