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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 38 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.52% 5.41% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 5.61% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 14
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
347 321 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 94.04% 96.40% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 253 243 274
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 28 (84.85%) SQL
1 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (75.76%) Finance
4 21 (63.64%) QA
5 20 (60.61%) .NET
6 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (36.36%) C#
9 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 12 (36.36%) CSS
9 12 (36.36%) XML
10 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 10 (30.30%) Windows
11 10 (30.30%) Manual Testing
12 9 (27.27%) SOA
12 9 (27.27%) ISEB
13 8 (24.24%) Scrum
13 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
13 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (24.24%) RUP
13 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
13 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
13 8 (24.24%) System Testing
13 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Manual Testing
4 9 (27.27%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (24.24%) RUP
5 8 (24.24%) System Testing
5 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) RAD
9 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
1 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
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