The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 47 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.19% 2.50% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.58% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 32
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,250 £33,500
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 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
458 619 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.45% 96.87% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 371 518 596
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

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 27 February 2017.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 9 (34.62%) QA
3 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Selenium
6 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Behat
7 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
8 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 4 (15.38%) Test Management
8 4 (15.38%) Confluence
8 4 (15.38%) Games
9 3 (11.54%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Process Management
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
9 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) FogBugz
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Games
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
2 5 (19.23%) Behat
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) Laravel
4 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
7 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Test Management
8 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 3 (11.54%) Process Management
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center