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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 32 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.39% 3.91% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 4.12% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 15
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,575 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
399 340 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.79% 94.97% 99.38%
Number of salaries quoted 362 256 241
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 34 (66.67%) SQL
2 31 (60.78%) Finance
3 29 (56.86%) Regression Testing
3 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (49.02%) QA
5 23 (45.10%) Selenium
5 23 (45.10%) C#
6 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
7 19 (37.25%) .NET
7 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
7 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
8 18 (35.29%) System Integration Testing
9 16 (31.37%) System Testing
9 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
10 15 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
12 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
12 12 (23.53%) CSS
12 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 12 (23.53%) XML
12 12 (23.53%) SOA
12 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
12 12 (23.53%) Coaching
12 12 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
13 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
13 11 (21.57%) JMeter
13 11 (21.57%) Manual Testing
14 9 (17.65%) Test Automation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Selenium
2 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
3 11 (21.57%) JMeter
4 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (13.73%) JUnit
5 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
6 5 (9.80%) HP UFT
7 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) .NET
1 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) XML
3 7 (13.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (56.86%) Regression Testing
2 18 (35.29%) System Integration Testing
3 16 (31.37%) System Testing
4 15 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (23.53%) Coaching
5 12 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
5 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
5 12 (23.53%) SOA
5 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Manual Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 8 (15.69%) SDLC
8 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
9 7 (13.73%) Automation Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.69%) ISEB
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (49.02%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft