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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 38 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 37 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.23% 1.91% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 1.99% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 9
Average salary £31,000 £29,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.20% +2.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
691 702 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.60% 95.90% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 624 584 449
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (31.67%) Web Testing
4 14 (23.33%) SDLC
5 13 (21.67%) ISEB
5 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
6 12 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 12 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 12 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Gherkin
7 11 (18.33%) Visual Studio
7 11 (18.33%) Test Management
7 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (18.33%) JIRA
8 10 (16.67%) Degree
8 10 (16.67%) SQL
8 10 (16.67%) Finance
9 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (13.33%) Selenium
10 8 (13.33%) Legal
10 8 (13.33%) HP
10 8 (13.33%) Windows
11 7 (11.67%) Scrum
11 7 (11.67%) QA
11 7 (11.67%) Load Testing
11 7 (11.67%) BDD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
2 12 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 11 (18.33%) JIRA
3 11 (18.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.33%) JMeter
6 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (31.67%) Web Testing
4 14 (23.33%) SDLC
5 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 11 (18.33%) Test Management
7 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
8 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 9 (15.00%) Manual Testing
8 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.67%) BDD
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) Load Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 6 (10.00%) TDD
11 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
12 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) ISEB
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
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