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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 30 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.58% 2.11% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 2.27% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,800 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 132 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.71% 92.96% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 208 103 136
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 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 50 (94.34%) QA
2 46 (86.79%) Test Scripting
3 45 (84.91%) Software Testing
3 45 (84.91%) Regression Testing
4 43 (81.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (71.70%) Project Management
6 38 (71.70%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (50.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (11.32%) Finance
9 5 (9.43%) ISEB
9 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
10 4 (7.55%) SQL
10 4 (7.55%) XML
11 3 (5.66%) Selenium
11 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
11 3 (5.66%) Test Management
11 3 (5.66%) Web Services
12 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
13 1 (1.89%) Product Management
13 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
13 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
13 1 (1.89%) Banking
13 1 (1.89%) Retail
13 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.89%) MS Office
13 1 (1.89%) SOAP
13 1 (1.89%) Ranorex

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (1.89%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) Test Scripting
2 45 (84.91%) Regression Testing
2 45 (84.91%) Software Testing
3 43 (81.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (71.70%) Project Management
6 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Test Management
9 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Product Management
10 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (94.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 38 (71.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft