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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 45 37 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.04% 5.08% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 5.13% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 5
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £30,200
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
473 721 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.53% 99.04% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 406 644 553
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Sheffield region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) SDLC
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
5 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 8 (30.77%) Selenium
6 8 (30.77%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) HP
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Games
7 7 (26.92%) JMeter
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
7 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
8 6 (23.08%) Defect Management
8 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
8 6 (23.08%) Banking
8 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) ISEB
9 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
10 4 (15.38%) HP UFT
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.54%) CRM

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 8 (30.77%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 7 (26.92%) JMeter
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
3 4 (15.38%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Games
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) HPUX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) SDLC
3 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Defect Management
7 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
9 2 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 2 (7.69%) BDD
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 2 (7.69%) TDD
10 1 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft