Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Technical Test Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1165 1159 1273
Rank change year-on-year -6 +114 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 24 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.033% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 17 61 31
UK median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -8.54% +19.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £49,250 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% - +11.94%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Technical Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Test Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +10 22 £32,500 -13.33% 3
UK excluding London -5 16 £30,000 -20.00% 1
London 0 8 £43,750 -12.50% 2
Midlands +15 6 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands +13 6 £30,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire -7 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North of England -14 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East of England +4 3 £24,000 -9.43%
Scotland - 2 £27,500 -
South West +6 1 £45,000 +42.34%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) ISEB
4 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) SpecFlow
9 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) QA
9 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.67%) RESTful
10 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 4 (16.67%) BT
10 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) BBC
10 4 (16.67%) McAfee
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (16.67%) New Media
10 4 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Moq
10 4 (16.67%) Mockito

Technical 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Selenium
1 6 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.67%) Mockito
3 4 (16.67%) Moq
4 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.50%) GoCD
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) NUnit
5 2 (8.33%) Protractor
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) BBC
1 4 (16.67%) New Media
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SDET
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ISEB
2 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) BT
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft