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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 162 169 165
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 10 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.27% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.28% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 18
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2929 3192 3573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.37% 97.47% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2370 2524 2913
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 18 (85.71%) ISEB
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) ISTQB
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) BDD
6 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Retail
6 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 6 (28.57%) MS Office
7 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) QA
9 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Selenium
11 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 2 (9.52%) Coaching
11 2 (9.52%) Mobile App

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 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 8 (38.10%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) ISEB
2 16 (76.19%) ISTQB
3 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle