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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 82 77 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 107 103 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.93% 3.03% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.15% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 90 114
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 121 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (46.92%) ISEB
3 91 (43.13%) QA
4 82 (38.86%) Test Scripting
5 80 (37.91%) Software Testing
6 76 (36.02%) SQL
7 59 (27.96%) Automated Testing
8 51 (24.17%) Selenium
9 47 (22.27%) Test Automation
9 47 (22.27%) Regression Testing
9 47 (22.27%) Automation Testing
10 45 (21.33%) Manual Testing
11 43 (20.38%) Java
11 43 (20.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 39 (18.48%) ISTQB
13 35 (16.59%) Finance
14 29 (13.74%) .NET
15 28 (13.27%) Microsoft
15 28 (13.27%) Functional Testing
16 27 (12.80%) Agile Testing
17 26 (12.32%) Non-Functional Testing
18 23 (10.90%) UNIX
19 22 (10.43%) Performance Testing
20 21 (9.95%) Integration Testing
20 21 (9.95%) TDD
20 21 (9.95%) JUnit
21 20 (9.48%) Test Management
22 19 (9.00%) Compatibility Testing
22 19 (9.00%) Oracle
23 18 (8.53%) Line Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 17 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) VoIP
2 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.84%) MongoDB
1 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.95%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.47%) Impala
5 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (24.17%) Selenium
2 21 (9.95%) JUnit
3 18 (8.53%) NUnit
4 17 (8.06%) WebDriver
5 12 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.21%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (3.32%) FitNesse
8 6 (2.84%) JIRA
9 4 (1.90%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.90%) JMeter
10 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.47%) WATIR
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.47%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.47%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.47%) Sahi
General
1 35 (16.59%) Finance
2 12 (5.69%) Retail
3 5 (2.37%) Banking
4 4 (1.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.74%) .NET
2 18 (8.53%) .NET Framework
3 11 (5.21%) SOAP
4 5 (2.37%) XML
5 3 (1.42%) Web Services
6 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.47%) CSS
7 1 (0.47%) ebXML
7 1 (0.47%) RESTful
7 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.90%) Open Source
2 4 (1.90%) User Experience
3 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.90%) UNIX
2 1 (0.47%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (38.86%) Test Scripting
3 80 (37.91%) Software Testing
4 59 (27.96%) Automated Testing
5 47 (22.27%) Regression Testing
5 47 (22.27%) Test Automation
5 47 (22.27%) Automation Testing
6 45 (21.33%) Manual Testing
7 28 (13.27%) Functional Testing
8 27 (12.80%) Agile Testing
9 26 (12.32%) Non-Functional Testing
10 22 (10.43%) Performance Testing
11 21 (9.95%) Integration Testing
11 21 (9.95%) TDD
12 20 (9.48%) Test Management
13 19 (9.00%) Compatibility Testing
14 18 (8.53%) Unit Testing
14 18 (8.53%) Line Management
14 18 (8.53%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (36.02%) SQL
2 43 (20.38%) Java
3 12 (5.69%) C#
4 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.42%) Python
6 2 (0.95%) Ruby
6 2 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) Scala
7 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 99 (46.92%) ISEB
2 43 (20.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 39 (18.48%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.21%) Degree
5 5 (2.37%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (43.13%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) HL7
Systems Management
1 11 (5.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.00%) Oracle
3 7 (3.32%) HP
4 2 (0.95%) Citrix
5 1 (0.47%) Avaya
5 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Cira £30,000
Posted: 12 days ago