The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 241 228 233
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 11 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -0.72%
Agile Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Agile Test Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Test Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 5 £36,500 +24.78%
Cheshire - 5 £30,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 -
Agile Test Analyst
England

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Agile 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Selenium
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) JIRA
8 5 (21.74%) ISEB
8 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
8 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Test Management
9 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) System Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) User Stories
9 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
10 3 (13.04%) Delphi
10 3 (13.04%) XML
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
11 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (8.70%) Marketing
11 2 (8.70%) QA

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Agile 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (47.83%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) WinForms
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
2 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) System Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) V-Model
8 2 (8.70%) Release Management
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Delphi
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft