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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 53 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.07% 2.16% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.25% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 17
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
571 444 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.28% 95.69% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 428 401 350
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 21 October 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) UNIX
4 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) Selenium
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) VB
7 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 5 (19.23%) Facilita Forecast
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) QA
10 2 (7.69%) V-Model
11 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
11 1 (3.85%) System Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
2 5 (19.23%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 2 (7.69%) V-Model
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago