The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 29 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 30 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.14% 3.08% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 3.31% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 121 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.48% 93.08% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 176 96 141
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Halifax

Test Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 43 (95.56%) QA
2 40 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 39 (86.67%) Regression Testing
4 38 (84.44%) Software Testing
5 36 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (71.11%) Project Management
8 31 (68.89%) HP Quality Center
9 22 (48.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
11 5 (11.11%) XML
12 4 (8.89%) ISEB
12 4 (8.89%) SQL
12 4 (8.89%) Web Services
12 4 (8.89%) Finance
12 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
13 3 (6.67%) Test Management
13 3 (6.67%) Selenium
13 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
14 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
14 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
14 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
14 2 (4.44%) SOAP
15 1 (2.22%) MS Office
15 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
15 1 (2.22%) Product Management
15 1 (2.22%) Ranorex

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 39 (86.67%) Regression Testing
3 38 (84.44%) Software Testing
4 36 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (71.11%) Project Management
7 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Test Management
10 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (95.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (68.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago