The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 44 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.81% 2.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 3.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 465 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.95% 97.08% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 401 401 533
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
Liverpool +3 18 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Test Analyst
North West

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) QA
2 13 (48.15%) JIRA
2 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (48.15%) Defect Management
3 12 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
3 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) HP
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
7 8 (29.63%) ISEB
7 8 (29.63%) MVC
7 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
7 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
8 7 (25.93%) Wealth Management
8 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
8 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (25.93%) Test Management
8 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
9 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) JMeter
10 5 (18.52%) Workflow

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (3.70%) Liferay
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) JIRA
2 12 (44.44%) Selenium
3 5 (18.52%) JMeter
4 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
5 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
7 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Defect Management
2 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Test Management
6 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
6 7 (25.93%) Wealth Management
7 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 5 (18.52%) QA Automation
8 5 (18.52%) Workflow
9 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.41%) ETL
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ISEB
1 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Telerik
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
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