The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.38% 0.65% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 0.66% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 20
Median salary £32,500 £21,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.16% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,073
% change year-on-year +2.83% -1.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 734 905 1101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.09% 97.73% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 659 783 928
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Wiltshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Wiltshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Swindon +3 12 £32,500 +51.16% 3
Chippenham +14 5 £34,250 - 1
Melksham - 1 £25,000 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the Wiltshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 12 (42.86%) Selenium
4 11 (39.29%) ISEB
5 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 6 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) BDD
8 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
8 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) QA
8 5 (17.86%) Banking
8 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
9 4 (14.29%) JMeter
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
9 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 4 (14.29%) JIRA
9 4 (14.29%) System Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) JMeter
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.57%) Robot Framework
7 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) System Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISEB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 27 days ago