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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 22 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 42 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.11% 2.29% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 2.35% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
450 341 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.61% 97.43% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 386 265 216
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 57 (68.67%) Finance
2 56 (67.47%) SQL
3 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (48.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
5 38 (45.78%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (43.37%) T-SQL
7 33 (39.76%) ISEB
8 31 (37.35%) Scrum
9 29 (34.94%) C#
9 29 (34.94%) QA
9 29 (34.94%) Test Scripting
10 25 (30.12%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (28.92%) Unit Testing
11 24 (28.92%) Coaching
12 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (26.51%) .NET
12 22 (26.51%) RUP
12 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET
13 21 (25.30%) ISTQB
14 20 (24.10%) Waterfall
15 19 (22.89%) CSS
15 19 (22.89%) XML
15 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
16 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
17 17 (20.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 16 (19.28%) System Integration Testing
19 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 14 (16.87%) Integration Testing
20 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (45.78%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.84%) Selenium
4 8 (9.64%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.20%) JMeter
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
5 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
General
1 57 (68.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) .NET
1 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET
2 19 (22.89%) CSS
2 19 (22.89%) XML
3 9 (10.84%) Web Services
4 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.20%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.35%) Scrum
3 29 (34.94%) Test Scripting
4 25 (30.12%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (28.92%) Unit Testing
5 24 (28.92%) Coaching
6 22 (26.51%) RUP
7 20 (24.10%) Waterfall
8 16 (19.28%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (16.87%) Integration Testing
9 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.84%) RAD
10 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.23%) SOA
12 6 (7.23%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.02%) SDLC
13 5 (6.02%) System Testing
14 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) SQL
2 36 (43.37%) T-SQL
3 29 (34.94%) C#
4 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.41%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (39.76%) ISEB
2 21 (25.30%) ISTQB
3 17 (20.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 12 (14.46%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (34.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Genesys
2 1 (1.20%) Verint