The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 51 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.75% 3.16% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 3.23% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 9
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,400 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £28,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
Test Analyst
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
745 557 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.25% 97.89% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 650 454 620
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Software Testing
3 23 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 23 (50.00%) QA
4 18 (39.13%) Manual Testing
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) ISEB
6 14 (30.43%) Integration Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Java
8 11 (23.91%) JUnit
8 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
8 11 (23.91%) JIRA
9 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 9 (19.57%) WATIR
10 9 (19.57%) Subversion
10 9 (19.57%) Ruby
10 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
11 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (17.39%) Selenium
11 8 (17.39%) FitNesse
11 8 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (17.39%) Finance
11 8 (17.39%) Banking
11 8 (17.39%) Retail
11 8 (17.39%) Retail Banking
12 7 (15.22%) User Experience
13 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
14 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
14 5 (10.87%) HP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) JUnit
1 11 (23.91%) JIRA
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 9 (19.57%) WATIR
4 8 (17.39%) Selenium
4 8 (17.39%) FitNesse
4 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.35%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.35%) JMeter
8 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.17%) TestNG
8 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
1 8 (17.39%) Banking
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
1 8 (17.39%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) LAMP
1 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Software Testing
3 23 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 18 (39.13%) Manual Testing
5 14 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Load Testing
10 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.35%) V-Model
12 2 (4.35%) Web Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Usability Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Scrum
12 2 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) Ruby
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) ATG
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
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