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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 63 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.02% 1.66% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.73% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
711 520 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.82% 96.12% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 589 452 485
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (86.36%) Software Testing
2 12 (54.55%) QA
3 11 (50.00%) Selenium
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) ISEB
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) JIRA
5 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Retail
6 6 (27.27%) Retail Banking
6 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
6 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 2 (9.09%) Test Management
10 2 (9.09%) Java
10 2 (9.09%) TestDirector
10 2 (9.09%) VBScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) JIRA
3 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
4 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.09%) TestDirector
7 1 (4.55%) JUnit
7 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.55%) Toad
7 1 (4.55%) TestNG
7 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
1 6 (27.27%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Software Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Test Management
8 1 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) System Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago