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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 25 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 49 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.37% 3.06% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.46% 3.15% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +18.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £32,950
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.30%
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
518 317 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 99.04% 96.94% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 457 244 176
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 July 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 53 (67.09%) Finance
3 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (54.43%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
5 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (51.90%) T-SQL
7 35 (44.30%) Scrum
8 34 (43.04%) Test Scripting
9 32 (40.51%) ISEB
10 30 (37.97%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (37.97%) RUP
11 29 (36.71%) Unit Testing
12 28 (35.44%) Coaching
13 25 (31.65%) C#
13 25 (31.65%) QA
14 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
14 21 (26.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (26.58%) Waterfall
15 20 (25.32%) ISTQB
16 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (22.78%) .NET
17 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
18 16 (20.25%) CSS
18 16 (20.25%) XML
18 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
18 16 (20.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 16 (20.25%) Integration Testing
19 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (17.72%) System Integration Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (54.43%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.13%) Selenium
3 8 (10.13%) HP UFT
General
1 53 (67.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) .NET
1 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
2 16 (20.25%) CSS
2 16 (20.25%) XML
3 4 (5.06%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) Scrum
3 34 (43.04%) Test Scripting
4 30 (37.97%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (37.97%) RUP
5 29 (36.71%) Unit Testing
6 28 (35.44%) Coaching
7 21 (26.58%) Waterfall
8 16 (20.25%) Integration Testing
9 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (17.72%) System Integration Testing
10 13 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Regression Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.86%) System Testing
12 5 (6.33%) RAD
12 5 (6.33%) SDLC
13 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 41 (51.90%) T-SQL
3 25 (31.65%) C#
4 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) PHP
5 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) ISEB
2 20 (25.32%) ISTQB
3 16 (20.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 8 (10.13%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.65%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
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