The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 30 July 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 61 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.48% 2.48% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.56% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 8
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £42,200 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 546 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.26% 96.81% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 561 479 473
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 14 (58.33%) ISEB
3 12 (50.00%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) QA
5 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
6 6 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.67%) JIRA
8 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
8 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (8.33%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) VBScript
10 2 (8.33%) VB
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) Toad
4 2 (8.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (4.17%) TestNG
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) QARun
5 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.17%) WinRunner
5 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
4 6 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Test Management
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.17%) System Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.17%) Logistics
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
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