The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 24 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.19% 3.68% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 3.76% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 133 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.97% 97.79% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 116 90
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Lancashire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago