The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 52 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.85% 1.90% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.01% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Test Analyst
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
371 398 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.89% 94.31% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 328 331 260
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (50.00%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) TestNG
7 2 (12.50%) SaaS
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Flash

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (12.50%) Hudson
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 2 (12.50%) TestNG
5 1 (6.25%) Firebug
5 1 (6.25%) MSTest
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) DOM
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
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