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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 44 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.03% 1.26% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.30% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
427 461 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.17% 97.05% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 357 399 447
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Test Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft