The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 64 61 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.49% 1.33% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.37% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 28
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,250 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 731 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.49% 96.95% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 606 625 666
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the North East

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the North East

Test Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 8 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Durham - 3 £24,750 -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Firebug
7 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
7 1 (7.69%) V-Model
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Firebug
3 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
3 1 (7.69%) WinRunner
3 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) V-Model
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) HP
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on experience, plus excellent
Posted: 8 days ago