The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 26 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.86% 0.52% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 0.54% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 5
Average salary £32,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £25,000 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
406 553 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.91% 95.51% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 302 481 302
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Liverpool

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (88.57%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 24 (68.57%) ISEB
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
7 12 (34.29%) ETL
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Data Integration
8 11 (31.43%) Test Planning
9 10 (28.57%) Test Management
10 9 (25.71%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (25.71%) QA
10 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Validation
11 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (20.00%) Replication
13 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
14 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 5 (14.29%) MSTest
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (11.43%) HP
15 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
15 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
15 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
15 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Integration
2 7 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
2 12 (34.29%) ETL
3 11 (31.43%) Test Planning
4 10 (28.57%) Test Management
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.86%) Validation
7 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.71%) ITIL
11 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.86%) System Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 24 (68.57%) ISEB
3 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.71%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
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