The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 39 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.24% 0.58% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 0.68% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 20
Average salary £36,500 £25,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% -24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £25,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 295 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.20% 85.76% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 271 202 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) RUP
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) ISEB
8 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) System Testing
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) RUP
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft