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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 46 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.20% 1.90% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 2.00% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 3
Average salary £26,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.89% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
426 551 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.26% 95.00% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 366 468 366
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) V-Model
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (18.75%) TestPartner
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (12.50%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium
8 2 (12.50%) Use Case
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) UML
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Risk Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Drive
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (18.75%) TestPartner
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.25%) FogBugz
4 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) V-Model
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google