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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 54 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.83% 1.53% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.62% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £33,625 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.92% +2.94%
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
423 433 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.58% 94.75% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 376 355 451
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Selenium
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Cognizant
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) IVR
3 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.88%) TSYS
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