The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 45 29 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.20% 5.97% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 6.27% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 4
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +26.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
324 399 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.59% 95.23% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 265 280 465
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Liverpool region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) QA
2 15 (65.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (65.22%) JIRA
2 15 (65.22%) Defect Management
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Automated Testing
3 14 (60.87%) Selenium
3 14 (60.87%) Functional Testing
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (30.43%) QA Automation
7 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (30.43%) Wealth Management
7 7 (30.43%) Test Management
7 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
7 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
7 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
7 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
7 7 (30.43%) Workflow
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
7 7 (30.43%) ISEB

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) JIRA
2 14 (60.87%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) JMeter
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Defect Management
1 15 (65.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Automated Testing
2 14 (60.87%) Functional Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 7 (30.43%) QA Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) Test Management
4 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) Wealth Management
4 7 (30.43%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) API Testing
5 3 (13.04%) OWASP
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Telerik