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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 48 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.60% 2.54% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.60% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 11
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -32.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
380 423 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.70% 97.69% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 323 367 508
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,100
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 1 July 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 (66.67%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (33.33%) FNZ
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) High Availability
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

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 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) FNZ
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM