The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 69 85 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.49% 0.93% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.99% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 15
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,700 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

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 784 1012 1078
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.27% 93.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 674 914 872
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 March 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 +24 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Chippenham +14 2 £36,500 +48.97% 1
Melksham - 1 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
South West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 14 (50.00%) ISEB
4 13 (46.43%) Selenium
5 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 11 (39.29%) System Testing
6 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
6 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) JIRA
7 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
8 9 (32.14%) QA
9 8 (28.57%) Web Testing
9 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Banking
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) BDD
10 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
10 7 (25.00%) Lucidchart
10 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
10 7 (25.00%) Scrum
10 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (25.00%) Workflow
10 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
10 7 (25.00%) Retail
10 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Lucidchart
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
2 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 10 (35.71%) JIRA
4 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (17.86%) JMeter
6 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.57%) Gradle
7 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) Maven
7 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
3 11 (39.29%) System Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Web Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Workflow
7 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
3 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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