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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 122 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 56 132 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.57% 3.50% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 3.62% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 71 68
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
3390 3645 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.17% 96.66% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2809 1915
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 62 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.75%) SQL
3 51 (45.95%) ISEB
4 41 (36.94%) Software Testing
4 41 (36.94%) QA
5 39 (35.14%) ISTQB
6 34 (30.63%) Selenium
7 30 (27.03%) Test Scripting
8 24 (21.62%) Java
9 23 (20.72%) Automated Testing
9 23 (20.72%) Test Management
10 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
11 21 (18.92%) Scrum
12 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (15.32%) Regression Testing
14 17 (15.32%) HP Quality Center
15 15 (13.51%) Automation Testing
15 15 (13.51%) C#
16 14 (12.61%) .NET
16 14 (12.61%) HP
17 13 (11.71%) V-Model
18 12 (10.81%) Manual Testing
18 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
19 11 (9.91%) SOAP
19 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
19 11 (9.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 11 (9.91%) SDLC
20 10 (9.01%) WebDriver
20 10 (9.01%) Waterfall

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) Confluence
2 2 (1.80%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) SNMP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Big Data
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (30.63%) Selenium
2 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.01%) WebDriver
4 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
4 7 (6.31%) HP UFT
4 7 (6.31%) LoadRunner
5 6 (5.41%) JMeter
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.70%) JIRA
7 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.80%) Firebug
9 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.90%) Behat
9 1 (0.90%) JUnit
9 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Legal
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) .NET
2 11 (9.91%) SOAP
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
3 2 (1.80%) XML
3 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.90%) JSP
4 1 (0.90%) Dojo
4 1 (0.90%) WCF
4 1 (0.90%) WPF
4 1 (0.90%) DOM
4 1 (0.90%) LAMP
4 1 (0.90%) WinForms
4 1 (0.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.80%) Life Science
3 2 (1.80%) Social Media
3 2 (1.80%) PKI
3 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.90%) User Experience
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) EPoS
4 1 (0.90%) W3C
4 1 (0.90%) Blog
4 1 (0.90%) Social Network
4 1 (0.90%) RIA
4 1 (0.90%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
2 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.94%) Software Testing
3 30 (27.03%) Test Scripting
4 23 (20.72%) Automated Testing
4 23 (20.72%) Test Management
5 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
6 21 (18.92%) Scrum
7 19 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (15.32%) Regression Testing
9 15 (13.51%) Automation Testing
10 13 (11.71%) V-Model
11 12 (10.81%) Manual Testing
12 11 (9.91%) SDLC
13 10 (9.01%) Waterfall
13 10 (9.01%) RAD
14 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
14 9 (8.11%) Agile Testing
14 9 (8.11%) API Testing
15 7 (6.31%) BDD
15 7 (6.31%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.75%) SQL
2 24 (21.62%) Java
3 15 (13.51%) C#
4 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.21%) Python
6 5 (4.50%) VBScript
6 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.70%) C
7 3 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (45.95%) ISEB
2 39 (35.14%) ISTQB
3 11 (9.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (36.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) HP
2 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle
4 5 (4.50%) Telerik
5 2 (1.80%) Facebook
5 2 (1.80%) Twitter
5 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.90%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago