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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 53 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.35% 2.00% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.06% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
416 533 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.69% 97.09% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 337 456 385
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Banking
1 10 (62.50%) Test Management
1 10 (62.50%) Test Planning
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) Online Banking
4 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (37.50%) TSYS
5 6 (37.50%) Retail Banking
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (37.50%) ATM
5 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 6 (37.50%) Retail
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) IVR
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Cognizant
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby
8 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) WATIR
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Sahi
General
1 10 (62.50%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Retail Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Online Banking
2 5 (31.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Management
1 10 (62.50%) Test Planning
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
8 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) TSYS
3 3 (18.75%) Cognizant
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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