The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 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 88 88 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 98 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.87% 2.72% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.83% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 86 72 93
Average salary £34,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.80% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
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 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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 166 (72.17%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (44.35%) QA
3 101 (43.91%) ISEB
4 86 (37.39%) Software Testing
5 69 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 67 (29.13%) Selenium
7 58 (25.22%) Automation Testing
8 48 (20.87%) Manual Testing
9 47 (20.43%) Automated Testing
9 47 (20.43%) SOAP
9 47 (20.43%) SQL
10 44 (19.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 42 (18.26%) Regression Testing
11 42 (18.26%) E-Commerce
12 39 (16.96%) Agile Testing
13 36 (15.65%) Java
14 35 (15.22%) Test Management
15 33 (14.35%) Test Strategy
16 31 (13.48%) .NET
16 31 (13.48%) QuickTest Pro
16 31 (13.48%) Finance
17 30 (13.04%) Test Automation
18 29 (12.61%) Test Planning
19 28 (12.17%) ISTQB
20 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
21 25 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
22 24 (10.43%) XML
23 23 (10.00%) HP
24 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
25 21 (9.13%) WebDriver

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.87%) IIS
2 1 (0.43%) Apache
2 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) Confluence
2 1 (0.43%) Lync
2 1 (0.43%) WinCC
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS Office
1 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) LAN
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.61%) MongoDB
2 6 (2.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 67 (29.13%) Selenium
2 31 (13.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (9.13%) WebDriver
5 17 (7.39%) FitNesse
6 13 (5.65%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.78%) JUnit
8 8 (3.48%) LoadRunner
8 8 (3.48%) NUnit
8 8 (3.48%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.04%) JIRA
10 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.30%) JMeter
11 3 (1.30%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.43%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.43%) WATIR
13 1 (0.43%) TestNG
13 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Retail
3 8 (3.48%) Marketing
4 5 (2.17%) Banking
5 4 (1.74%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (20.43%) SOAP
2 31 (13.48%) .NET
3 24 (10.43%) XML
4 18 (7.83%) Web Services
5 16 (6.96%) XSD
5 16 (6.96%) WSDL
6 12 (5.22%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.87%) HTML
9 1 (0.43%) CSS
9 1 (0.43%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.43%) ebXML
9 1 (0.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.74%) User Experience
4 3 (1.30%) Open Source
5 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.43%) NHS
5 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.61%) UNIX
2 4 (1.74%) Windows
3 3 (1.30%) Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (72.17%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (37.39%) Software Testing
3 69 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 58 (25.22%) Automation Testing
5 48 (20.87%) Manual Testing
6 47 (20.43%) Automated Testing
7 42 (18.26%) E-Commerce
7 42 (18.26%) Regression Testing
8 39 (16.96%) Agile Testing
9 35 (15.22%) Test Management
10 33 (14.35%) Test Strategy
11 30 (13.04%) Test Automation
12 29 (12.61%) Test Planning
13 21 (9.13%) Project Management
14 20 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 20 (8.70%) Functional Testing
14 20 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (6.52%) TDD
16 15 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.43%) SQL
2 36 (15.65%) Java
3 6 (2.61%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.30%) C
4 3 (1.30%) C#
5 1 (0.43%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 101 (43.91%) ISEB
2 44 (19.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 28 (12.17%) ISTQB
4 14 (6.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (44.35%) QA
2 7 (3.04%) HL7
Systems Management
1 25 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.00%) HP
3 9 (3.91%) Oracle
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Posted: 12 days ago
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