The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 27 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.55% 10.45% 10.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 10.77% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Median salary £28,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 65 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.73% 97.01% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 56 83
Median salary £35,000 £36,125 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.11% +20.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £41,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Preston

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Preston region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Preston

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Preston region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago