The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 15 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.70% 9.01% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.96% 9.09% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Median salary £31,000 £29,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 110 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 97.10% 99.10% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 97 98 143
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (35.71%) Advertising
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (7.14%) Business Development
8 1 (7.14%) OO
8 1 (7.14%) OOD
8 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Back Office
8 1 (7.14%) TDD

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Chester, Cheshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago