Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 93 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 44 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.85% 1.64% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.68% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 27
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £29,675 £20,950 £31,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £36,725 £39,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1510 1664 2128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.80% 97.48% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1426 1876
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,998 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Swindon +31 36 £32,500 -
Chippenham +9 6 £33,750 +7.14%
Corsham - 2 £42,500 -
Test Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
4 13 (29.55%) Finance
5 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (20.45%) ISEB
8 8 (18.18%) SQL
8 8 (18.18%) Selenium
8 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
9 7 (15.91%) System Testing
10 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (13.64%) Cognizant
10 6 (13.64%) Banking
10 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
10 6 (13.64%) Runbook
10 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (11.36%) ITIL
11 5 (11.36%) Windows
12 4 (9.09%) Test Management
12 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
12 4 (9.09%) Degree

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:

Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.82%) Robot Framework
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Rational Robot
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) JSON
1 3 (6.82%) SOAP
1 3 (6.82%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
4 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.91%) System Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.64%) Runbook
7 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
9 4 (9.09%) Test Management
9 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.82%) BDD
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 9 (20.45%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Cognizant
2 3 (6.82%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft