Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Test Analyst was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Junior Test Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1145 1205
Rank change year-on-year +17 +60 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Analyst 61 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.048% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.050% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 54 89 80
UK median annual salary £22,750 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,450 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,350 £41,250 £30,475
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% -8.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Junior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Test Analyst in the UK

Junior Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Test Analyst in the UK

Junior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Test Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Test Analyst in the UK

Junior Test Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Test Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 56 £23,000 - 5
UK excluding London +23 54 £22,500 -2.17% 4
South East +15 17 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Midlands +21 13 £21,500 +2.38%
South West +12 13 £22,500 - 2
West Midlands - 11 £22,500 -
London -1 7 £29,500 -21.33% 1
Wales - 4 £22,750 -
Yorkshire +24 3 £24,000 +6.67% 1
East of England +6 3 £22,500 -3.23%
North of England +3 3 £24,000 +6.67% 1
East Midlands +18 2 £19,000 -9.52%
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
3 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
3 16 (26.23%) ISTQB
4 15 (24.59%) Selenium
5 14 (22.95%) Degree
6 13 (21.31%) Finance
7 12 (19.67%) Manual Testing
8 10 (16.39%) QA
9 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
9 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
9 9 (14.75%) SQL
10 8 (13.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (11.48%) SDLC
11 7 (11.48%) BDD
11 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
11 7 (11.48%) JIRA
11 7 (11.48%) Java
12 6 (9.84%) C++
12 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
12 6 (9.84%) Scenario Testing
13 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (8.20%) ISEB
14 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
14 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
14 4 (6.56%) System Testing
14 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
15 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
15 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree

Junior 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 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.64%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Selenium
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
3 2 (3.28%) FogBugz
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (3.28%) TestRail
4 1 (1.64%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Automotive
2 1 (1.64%) Billing
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.28%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) Struts
3 1 (1.64%) Swing
3 1 (1.64%) SWT
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Fintech
3 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
3 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
4 12 (19.67%) Manual Testing
5 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
6 7 (11.48%) BDD
6 7 (11.48%) SDLC
6 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
7 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.84%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.56%) System Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) Physics
10 3 (4.92%) TDD
11 2 (3.28%) Defect Management
11 2 (3.28%) Time Management
11 2 (3.28%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) Java
3 6 (9.84%) C++
4 3 (4.92%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) C
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) ISTQB
2 14 (22.95%) Degree
3 8 (13.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.20%) ISEB
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft