The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Lead Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 238 263 254
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.030% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.031% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Median salary £40,000 £27,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -31.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5864 6482 7151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.96% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4912 5387 5759
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 5 £40,000 -
Manchester -5 3 £37,500 +38.88%
Lead Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Lead 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 North West region featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) System Testing
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Management
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) REST
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) System Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft