The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 26 88 60
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 81 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.71% 1.79% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 1.88% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 17 32
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £29,800 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1027 1065 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.72% 95.52% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 863 827 683
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
York +40 39 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Harrogate +25 34 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Middlesbrough - 4 £25,000 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 72 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (41.73%) Test Scripting
3 48 (37.80%) QA
4 43 (33.86%) Test Planning
5 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
6 41 (32.28%) Selenium
7 37 (29.13%) HP
8 36 (28.35%) Test Management
9 34 (26.77%) Software Testing
9 34 (26.77%) JIRA
10 32 (25.20%) ISEB
11 31 (24.41%) QuickTest Pro
11 31 (24.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (24.41%) Test Automation
11 31 (24.41%) HP Quality Center
12 30 (23.62%) Automated Testing
13 29 (22.83%) MS Excel
14 28 (22.05%) SQL
14 28 (22.05%) TDD
15 26 (20.47%) Performance Testing
16 24 (18.90%) Business Analysis
16 24 (18.90%) Management Information System
16 24 (18.90%) JMeter
16 24 (18.90%) Usability Testing
16 24 (18.90%) Degree
16 24 (18.90%) Test Strategy
16 24 (18.90%) eggPlant
17 23 (18.11%) Functional Testing
18 21 (16.54%) Scrum
19 19 (14.96%) Manual Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 41 (32.28%) Selenium
2 34 (26.77%) JIRA
3 31 (24.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (24.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (18.90%) eggPlant
4 24 (18.90%) JMeter
5 9 (7.09%) Subversion
5 9 (7.09%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.30%) SpecFlow
6 8 (6.30%) Firebug
7 7 (5.51%) FitNesse
7 7 (5.51%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.94%) Bugzilla
9 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.79%) MSTest
10 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Military
4 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) HTML
2 13 (10.24%) WSDL
2 13 (10.24%) SOAP
2 13 (10.24%) Web Services
2 13 (10.24%) XML
2 13 (10.24%) XSD
3 9 (7.09%) CSS
4 8 (6.30%) DOM
5 4 (3.15%) HTML5
6 3 (2.36%) Middleware
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.79%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.72%) Open Source
2 6 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.57%) W3C
5 1 (0.79%) LIMS
5 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (41.73%) Test Scripting
3 43 (33.86%) Test Planning
4 36 (28.35%) Test Management
5 34 (26.77%) Software Testing
6 31 (24.41%) Test Automation
7 30 (23.62%) Automated Testing
8 28 (22.05%) TDD
9 26 (20.47%) Performance Testing
10 24 (18.90%) Usability Testing
10 24 (18.90%) Business Analysis
10 24 (18.90%) Test Strategy
11 23 (18.11%) Functional Testing
12 21 (16.54%) Scrum
13 19 (14.96%) Manual Testing
14 14 (11.02%) Fault Management
15 12 (9.45%) Product Management
15 12 (9.45%) Non-Functional Testing
16 9 (7.09%) Time Management
17 6 (4.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.05%) SQL
2 14 (11.02%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.87%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (25.20%) ISEB
2 24 (18.90%) Degree
3 12 (9.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (37.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (24.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
2 37 (29.13%) HP
3 4 (3.15%) VocaLink
4 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle
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