The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 42 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.49% 3.20% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 3.26% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 11
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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
318 430 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 98.40% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 248 370 491
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,443
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Logistics
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) V-Model
7 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) FNZ

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
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
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) V-Model
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) FNZ
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
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