The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 182 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.054% 0.039% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.041% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3576 2424 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.43% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1852 1956
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (16.67%) Games

Software Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft