The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 49 53 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.54% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Test Analyst
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
386 395 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.23% 100.00% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 341 330 454
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leicester region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leicester

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Logistics
4 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Behat
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Logistics
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
Leicester, Leicestershire
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