The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 74 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% 0.95% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.98% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £41,250 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
Test Analyst
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
688 815 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.04% 96.45% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 701 624
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,646 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +31 2 £41,250 +83.33%
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Logistics
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) Degree

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.69%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) V-Model
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft