The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
North West / Merseyside
Rank 59 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.28% 3.70% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 3.79% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 18
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
523 501 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.26% 97.47% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 435 412 416
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Test Analyst
North West

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) QA
2 9 (52.94%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) ISEB
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) API Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
7 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
7 4 (23.53%) V-Model
7 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Marketing
9 2 (11.76%) Advertising
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 2 (11.76%) .NET

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) API Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) V-Model
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
Liverpool, Merseyside
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