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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 33 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.16% 1.78% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 1.89% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 5
Average salary £38,750 £26,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.22% -20.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £23,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
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
430 318 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.17% 94.08% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 339 258 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (73.17%) SQL
1 30 (73.17%) Test Scripting
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (68.29%) T-SQL
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
3 26 (63.41%) Finance
4 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
7 18 (43.90%) RUP
7 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (43.90%) Scrum
7 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
8 15 (36.59%) Integration Testing
9 14 (34.15%) QA
9 14 (34.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (31.71%) ISEB
11 11 (26.83%) .NET
11 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (26.83%) Coaching
12 10 (24.39%) System Testing
12 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
12 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
13 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
14 8 (19.51%) Windows
14 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
14 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
16 6 (14.63%) C#

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (12.20%) Selenium
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Android
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Test Scripting
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) RUP
3 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
4 15 (36.59%) Integration Testing
5 14 (34.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (26.83%) Coaching
7 10 (24.39%) System Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
10 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.88%) SOA
14 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) SQL
2 28 (68.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
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