The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 83 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 112 65 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.04% 2.55% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.67% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 63 76
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £28,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3583 2438 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.36% 95.53% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2840 1867 1946
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 109 (40.52%) ISEB
2 103 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (37.92%) QA
4 91 (33.83%) Test Scripting
5 79 (29.37%) Selenium
6 71 (26.39%) SQL
7 65 (24.16%) E-Commerce
7 65 (24.16%) Software Testing
8 62 (23.05%) Test Strategy
9 57 (21.19%) Automation Testing
10 55 (20.45%) Automated Testing
10 55 (20.45%) SOAP
11 50 (18.59%) Test Management
12 47 (17.47%) Project Management
13 46 (17.10%) Microsoft
14 45 (16.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 44 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
16 42 (15.61%) XML
17 39 (14.50%) QuickTest Pro
18 37 (13.75%) Finance
19 34 (12.64%) .NET
20 33 (12.27%) HP
20 33 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
21 30 (11.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 30 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (11.15%) Web Services
22 29 (10.78%) XSD
23 28 (10.41%) WSDL
23 28 (10.41%) Business Analysis
24 27 (10.04%) Test Automation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (0.74%) WinCC
2 1 (0.37%) IIS
2 1 (0.37%) Apache
2 1 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) LAN
2 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 79 (29.37%) Selenium
2 39 (14.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 33 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.29%) Cucumber
5 19 (7.06%) LoadRunner
5 19 (7.06%) FitNesse
6 18 (6.69%) SpecFlow
7 14 (5.20%) WinRunner
8 11 (4.09%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.86%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.74%) WATIR
12 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.37%) JUnit
12 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.37%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.37%) TestNG
12 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.37%) JIRA
12 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (13.75%) Finance
2 5 (1.86%) Marketing
3 4 (1.49%) Banking
4 3 (1.12%) Games
5 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (20.45%) SOAP
2 42 (15.61%) XML
3 34 (12.64%) .NET
4 30 (11.15%) Web Services
5 29 (10.78%) XSD
6 28 (10.41%) WSDL
7 4 (1.49%) XSLT
8 3 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.37%) ebXML
9 1 (0.37%) LAMP
9 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.97%) IVR
2 5 (1.86%) Open Source
3 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (0.74%) SCADA
4 1 (0.37%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.37%) Online Games
4 1 (0.37%) iSeries
4 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.97%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.86%) UNIX
3 3 (1.12%) Windows
4 2 (0.74%) Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (33.83%) Test Scripting
3 65 (24.16%) Software Testing
3 65 (24.16%) E-Commerce
4 62 (23.05%) Test Strategy
5 57 (21.19%) Automation Testing
6 55 (20.45%) Automated Testing
7 50 (18.59%) Test Management
8 47 (17.47%) Project Management
9 45 (16.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (10.41%) Business Analysis
12 27 (10.04%) Test Automation
12 27 (10.04%) Agile Testing
13 24 (8.92%) Manual Testing
14 22 (8.18%) Usability Testing
14 22 (8.18%) Load Testing
15 20 (7.43%) Non-Functional Testing
16 18 (6.69%) User Stories
17 16 (5.95%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.39%) SQL
2 11 (4.09%) Java
3 5 (1.86%) C
4 3 (1.12%) C#
5 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.37%) PHP
6 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.37%) VBScript
6 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (40.52%) ISEB
2 30 (11.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (4.83%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (37.92%) QA
2 5 (1.86%) HL7
Systems Management
1 44 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.27%) HP
3 7 (2.60%) Citrix
4 3 (1.12%) Capita
5 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.37%) IBM
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago