The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 44 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.30% 2.47% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.52% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 6
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £34,715 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -

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
404 357 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.28% 97.81% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 347 314 297
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Selenium
4 14 (56.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) OO
5 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 12 (48.00%) ATDD
5 12 (48.00%) Functional Programming
6 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
7 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (24.00%) NHS
8 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.00%) QA
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (12.00%) SDLC
11 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
11 2 (8.00%) User Stories
11 2 (8.00%) iPad
11 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
11 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Android
11 2 (8.00%) iPhone

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Selenium
2 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (24.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (48.00%) ATDD
3 12 (48.00%) Functional Programming
3 12 (48.00%) OO
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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