The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 42 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 3.88% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 4.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £22,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 245 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.61% 94.96% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 164 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Cheshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Chester region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Chester

Test Analyst
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26200 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago