The median annual salary for a Business Test Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Business Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 941 929
Rank change year-on-year +91 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Test Analyst 8 13 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.013% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.013% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 41
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Test Analyst in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Test Analyst in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Test Analyst over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Test Analyst in the UK

Business Test Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +100 8 £38,000 +1.33% 1
South East - 5 £37,500 -
Surrey - 4 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £36,250 -
South West - 2 £36,250 -
Farnham - 2 £38,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £40,000 -
Swindon - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -

Business Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Business 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 featuring Business Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (52.38%) Regression Testing
2 20 (47.62%) QA
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) System Testing
5 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (35.71%) Business Analysis
7 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 13 (30.95%) ISEB
8 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
9 11 (26.19%) SDLC
10 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
10 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (21.43%) Banking
11 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
11 9 (21.43%) JIRA
11 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
12 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
12 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
13 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Selenium
13 7 (16.67%) Retail
13 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 7 (16.67%) Workflow
13 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
14 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 6 (14.29%) Project Management

Business Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Lucidchart
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) Selenium
3 6 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Regression Testing
2 17 (40.48%) System Testing
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
7 11 (26.19%) SDLC
8 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
10 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Workflow
12 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) ISEB
2 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
3 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (47.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Guidewire
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