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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 72 71 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 128 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.36% 3.36% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 3.51% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 65
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,185
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3691 2594 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.86% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 2070 2317
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 203 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (42.64%) QA
3 98 (36.98%) ISEB
4 83 (31.32%) Test Scripting
5 77 (29.06%) E-Commerce
6 76 (28.68%) Software Testing
7 75 (28.30%) Selenium
8 62 (23.40%) Test Strategy
9 61 (23.02%) Automation Testing
10 60 (22.64%) SOAP
11 52 (19.62%) Project Management
12 50 (18.87%) Manual Testing
13 46 (17.36%) SQL
14 44 (16.60%) Test Management
15 41 (15.47%) Automated Testing
16 39 (14.72%) HP Quality Center
16 39 (14.72%) Test Planning
17 37 (13.96%) Agile Testing
17 37 (13.96%) User Acceptance Testing
17 37 (13.96%) QuickTest Pro
18 34 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 33 (12.45%) XML
20 31 (11.70%) Regression Testing
21 29 (10.94%) HP
21 29 (10.94%) Microsoft
22 28 (10.57%) Finance
23 27 (10.19%) Java
24 24 (9.06%) Web Services
24 24 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
25 22 (8.30%) Business Analysis

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (0.75%) IIS
1 2 (0.75%) WinCC
2 1 (0.38%) Apache
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) Confluence
2 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (3.40%) MS Office
2 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.51%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) LAN
2 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.13%) MySQL
3 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (28.30%) Selenium
2 37 (13.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 21 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.17%) Cucumber
5 17 (6.42%) LoadRunner
6 16 (6.04%) WebDriver
6 16 (6.04%) FitNesse
7 13 (4.91%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.64%) WinRunner
9 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.13%) JMeter
10 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.75%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.38%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.38%) TestNG
11 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.38%) JUnit
11 1 (0.38%) JIRA
11 1 (0.38%) WATIR
11 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (10.57%) Finance
2 8 (3.02%) Marketing
3 6 (2.26%) Retail
4 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.64%) SOAP
2 33 (12.45%) XML
3 24 (9.06%) Web Services
4 22 (8.30%) .NET
4 22 (8.30%) XSD
4 22 (8.30%) WSDL
5 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.75%) ebXML
7 1 (0.38%) LAMP
7 1 (0.38%) HTML
7 1 (0.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.02%) Open Source
3 3 (1.13%) User Experience
3 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.75%) SCADA
5 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.38%) Online Games
5 1 (0.38%) iSeries
5 1 (0.38%) NHS
5 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.51%) UNIX
2 3 (1.13%) Windows
3 2 (0.75%) Linux
3 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (31.32%) Test Scripting
3 77 (29.06%) E-Commerce
4 76 (28.68%) Software Testing
5 62 (23.40%) Test Strategy
6 61 (23.02%) Automation Testing
7 52 (19.62%) Project Management
8 50 (18.87%) Manual Testing
9 44 (16.60%) Test Management
10 41 (15.47%) Automated Testing
11 39 (14.72%) Test Planning
12 37 (13.96%) Agile Testing
12 37 (13.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (11.70%) Regression Testing
14 24 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (8.30%) Business Analysis
16 20 (7.55%) Test Automation
17 15 (5.66%) Scrum
18 13 (4.91%) Non-Functional Testing
18 13 (4.91%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.36%) SQL
2 27 (10.19%) Java
3 4 (1.51%) C#
4 3 (1.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 98 (36.98%) ISEB
2 34 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (4.53%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (42.64%) QA
2 10 (3.77%) HL7
Systems Management
1 39 (14.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (10.94%) Microsoft
1 29 (10.94%) HP
2 7 (2.64%) Oracle
3 3 (1.13%) Capita
4 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.38%) IBM
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