The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 20 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.22% 2.19% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 2.37% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 169 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.48% 92.35% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Test Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (97.06%) QA
2 31 (91.18%) Test Scripting
3 29 (85.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (64.71%) Regression Testing
5 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
5 20 (58.82%) Project Management
6 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
7 18 (52.94%) Web Services
8 17 (50.00%) SoapUI
9 15 (44.12%) XML
10 14 (41.18%) Finance
11 12 (35.29%) SOAP
12 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
13 4 (11.76%) MS Office
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
14 3 (8.82%) Product Management
14 3 (8.82%) SQL
15 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
15 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
16 1 (2.94%) Test Management
16 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
16 1 (2.94%) Line Management
16 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
16 1 (2.94%) ISEB
16 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
16 1 (2.94%) Selenium
16 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
16 1 (2.94%) Banking

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Web Services
2 15 (44.12%) XML
3 12 (35.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Test Scripting
2 29 (85.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (64.71%) Regression Testing
4 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
4 20 (58.82%) Project Management
5 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Line Management
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (97.06%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
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