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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 52 64 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.96% 2.05% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.08% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 10
Average salary £17,000 £26,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.84% -23.18%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
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
661 722 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.93% 98.90% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 542 616 786
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,798
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coalville - 5 £17,000 - 1
Leicester +6 1 £37,500 +41.50%
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 31 (83.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (72.97%) Regression Testing
3 23 (62.16%) Automated Testing
3 23 (62.16%) HP UFT
3 23 (62.16%) Selenium
3 23 (62.16%) SDLC
4 22 (59.46%) System Integration Testing
4 22 (59.46%) V-Model
4 22 (59.46%) Manual Testing
4 22 (59.46%) Waterfall
4 22 (59.46%) SAP
4 22 (59.46%) NUnit
5 21 (56.76%) Integration Testing
6 20 (54.05%) Finance
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
11 5 (13.51%) ISEB
11 5 (13.51%) .NET
11 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
12 4 (10.81%) Logistics
12 4 (10.81%) Oracle
12 4 (10.81%) MS Office
12 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.81%) Unix
12 4 (10.81%) Windows

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) HP UFT
1 23 (62.16%) Selenium
2 22 (59.46%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
1 4 (10.81%) Unix
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (72.97%) Regression Testing
3 23 (62.16%) Automated Testing
3 23 (62.16%) SDLC
4 22 (59.46%) Manual Testing
4 22 (59.46%) System Integration Testing
4 22 (59.46%) V-Model
4 22 (59.46%) Waterfall
5 21 (56.76%) Integration Testing
6 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.81%) High Availability
9 4 (10.81%) Logistics
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
11 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) HP
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