The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 246 243 242
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.045% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.048% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £54,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,625
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.94%
Lead 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
6928 6299 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.59% 94.03% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5384 5961
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lead Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lead Test Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Lead Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 - 6 £58,000 -
Cheshire -10 2 £35,750 +2.14%
Lead Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft