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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 36 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.11% 2.02% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.09% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
319 430 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.37% 96.63% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 359 405
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) ISEB
2 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) ETL
5 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
6 10 (43.48%) Test Planning
7 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
8 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (30.43%) Replication
9 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
10 6 (26.09%) Test Management
10 6 (26.09%) Selenium
10 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) Validation
11 5 (21.74%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) QA
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
12 4 (17.39%) HTML
12 4 (17.39%) UNIX

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
2 3 (13.04%) SilkTest
2 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.70%) MSTest
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) XBRL
3 3 (13.04%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ETL
1 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
2 10 (43.48%) Test Planning
3 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Test Management
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Validation
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) ISEB
1 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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