The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 52 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.06% 3.88% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 4.20% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 12
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 405 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.00% 92.47% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 459 316 436
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Lancashire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -15 4 £41,250 +47.32% 1
Nelson - 3 £37,500 -
Rossendale - 2 - - 1
Burnley - 1 £32,000 -
Test Analyst
North West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Lancashire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 9 (60.00%) QA
2 9 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
5 6 (40.00%) ISEB
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Capybara
7 4 (26.67%) Calabash
7 4 (26.67%) Fiddler
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (13.33%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) SAP
9 2 (13.33%) Programme Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) Calabash
3 4 (26.67%) Capybara
3 4 (26.67%) Fiddler
4 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
Preston, Lancashire
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rossendale
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25+ holiday, and more
Posted: 19 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago