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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank - 20 33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 7.06% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.06% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
Lancashire

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
108 85 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 99.08% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 99 73 106
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Keyword-Driven 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP