Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Data Analyst was £42,500 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.

Test Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1185 1202 1297
Rank change year-on-year +17 +95 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 4 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 11
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -17.62%
10th Percentile £34,350 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,350 £67,500 £42,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -23.11%

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 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%

Test Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Top 7 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 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
UK excluding London +26 4 £42,500 - 1
England +33 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East +36 1 £63,000 +36.22%
North of England +8 1 £45,000 +40.63% 1
North West -9 1 £45,000 +40.63% 1
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £36,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Mesos
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

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 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mesos
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle