The median annual salary for a Test Data Analyst was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Test Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 919 958
Rank change year-on-year +56 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 12
Median salary £40,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 - £38,750

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data 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 Test Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +56 9 £40,250 +15.00% 1
North West - 4 £45,000 -
Chester - 4 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £36,500 -
London +20 1 - -
South West - 1 £32,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £32,500 - 1
Avonmouth - 1 £32,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Test Data 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 Test Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) ETL
4 7 (70.00%) Analytics
5 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (40.00%) Unix
7 4 (40.00%) Linux
7 4 (40.00%) Migration
7 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
7 4 (40.00%) Kafka
7 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (40.00%) Big Data
7 4 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (30.00%) ISEB
9 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (20.00%) XML
9 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing

Test Data 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Kafka
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) V-Model
8 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata