The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 29 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.16% 7.74% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 7.93% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 164 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.84% 97.62% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 128 156 99
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Bolton

Test Analyst
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Bolton, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago