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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 59 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.14% 0.78% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.82% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 21
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £79,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 490 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.66% 95.15% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 609 414 552
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £23,000 £22,717
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (78.38%) ISEB
2 26 (70.27%) Test Scripting
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (35.14%) Software Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Selenium
5 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
6 12 (32.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
8 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
8 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
9 7 (18.92%) .NET
9 7 (18.92%) QA
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
11 5 (13.51%) VB
11 5 (13.51%) C#
11 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (10.81%) QARun
12 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
12 4 (10.81%) Logistics
12 4 (10.81%) WinRunner
13 3 (8.11%) Toad
13 3 (8.11%) XML
13 3 (8.11%) Java
13 3 (8.11%) Oracle
13 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
14 2 (5.41%) Web Testing
14 2 (5.41%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (10.81%) QARun
3 4 (10.81%) WinRunner
4 3 (8.11%) Toad
5 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.41%) JIRA
5 2 (5.41%) TestDirector
6 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Mobile Games
1 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Test Scripting
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Software Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
4 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.81%) Logistics
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Test Management
9 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 2 (5.41%) CRM
10 1 (2.70%) Scrum
10 1 (2.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VB
2 5 (13.51%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss