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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 108 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 62 144 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.89% 3.95% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 4.06% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 103 80
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
3160 3543 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.55% 97.15% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2889 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 87 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (48.15%) ISEB
3 75 (46.30%) SQL
4 64 (39.51%) Software Testing
5 63 (38.89%) Test Scripting
6 61 (37.65%) QA
7 55 (33.95%) Automated Testing
8 50 (30.86%) Test Automation
9 46 (28.40%) ISTQB
10 38 (23.46%) Java
11 35 (21.60%) Selenium
12 29 (17.90%) Test Management
13 28 (17.28%) Regression Testing
14 26 (16.05%) Agile Testing
15 25 (15.43%) Manual Testing
15 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
15 25 (15.43%) .NET
16 23 (14.20%) UNIX
16 23 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (12.96%) Performance Testing
18 20 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 20 (12.35%) Oracle
18 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
19 18 (11.11%) JUnit
19 18 (11.11%) C#
19 18 (11.11%) Automation Testing
20 17 (10.49%) Non-Functional Testing
20 17 (10.49%) Integration Testing
21 16 (9.88%) Compatibility Testing
21 16 (9.88%) Unit Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) Impala
4 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (21.60%) Selenium
2 18 (11.11%) JUnit
3 16 (9.88%) NUnit
4 13 (8.02%) Cucumber
5 12 (7.41%) WebDriver
5 12 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.85%) JMeter
8 2 (1.23%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.23%) Firebug
8 2 (1.23%) JIRA
8 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.62%) Sahi
9 1 (0.62%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (8.64%) Finance
2 4 (2.47%) Retail
3 3 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.43%) .NET
2 13 (8.02%) SOAP
3 12 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.47%) Web Services
5 2 (1.23%) XML
5 2 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.62%) RESTful
6 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.62%) CSS
6 1 (0.62%) JSP
6 1 (0.62%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.47%) User Experience
1 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.23%) Open Source
2 2 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (0.62%) Social Media
3 1 (0.62%) W3C
3 1 (0.62%) IVR
3 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) UNIX
2 1 (0.62%) Windows
2 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (39.51%) Software Testing
3 63 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 55 (33.95%) Automated Testing
5 50 (30.86%) Test Automation
6 29 (17.90%) Test Management
7 28 (17.28%) Regression Testing
8 26 (16.05%) Agile Testing
9 25 (15.43%) Manual Testing
10 23 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (12.96%) Performance Testing
12 18 (11.11%) Automation Testing
13 17 (10.49%) Non-Functional Testing
13 17 (10.49%) Integration Testing
14 16 (9.88%) Compatibility Testing
14 16 (9.88%) Unit Testing
14 16 (9.88%) Configuration Management
14 16 (9.88%) Functional Testing
15 15 (9.26%) Line Management
15 15 (9.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 75 (46.30%) SQL
2 38 (23.46%) Java
3 18 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (3.09%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.47%) Python
6 2 (1.23%) Ruby
7 1 (0.62%) Scala
7 1 (0.62%) C++
7 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) PHP
7 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (48.15%) ISEB
2 46 (28.40%) ISTQB
3 20 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.32%) Degree
5 2 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (37.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.35%) Oracle
3 11 (6.79%) HP
4 2 (1.23%) Citrix
4 2 (1.23%) Facebook
4 2 (1.23%) Twitter
5 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.62%) Avaya
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