The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 159 183 183
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.037% 0.086% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.088% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 14
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Software 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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2672 3413 3615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.95% 97.46% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 2723 2797
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Software 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 Leeds region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (20.00%) QA
8 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft