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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 30 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.14% 2.99% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.23% 3.13% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £23,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
462 319 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.93% 95.51% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 387 262 222
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 35 (63.64%) Finance
2 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 33 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (58.18%) Test Scripting
5 29 (52.73%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (41.82%) RUP
6 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (41.82%) Scrum
6 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
7 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
8 20 (36.36%) ISEB
9 19 (34.55%) Integration Testing
9 19 (34.55%) QA
10 17 (30.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (29.09%) Coaching
12 15 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (25.45%) C#
14 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
14 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (20.00%) System Testing
15 11 (20.00%) Regression Testing
15 11 (20.00%) .NET
16 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
17 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
17 8 (14.55%) Selenium

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (52.73%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (14.55%) Selenium
General
1 35 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.73%) CSS
2 7 (12.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Test Scripting
3 23 (41.82%) RUP
3 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (41.82%) Scrum
3 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
4 19 (34.55%) Integration Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Coaching
6 15 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
8 11 (20.00%) System Testing
8 11 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Manual Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.27%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 33 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 14 (25.45%) C#
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) ISEB
2 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago