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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 36 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 39 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.31% 2.78% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 2.86% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 1
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
712 664 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.87% 97.22% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 608 556 382
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 55 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) ISEB
3 26 (40.63%) Software Testing
4 23 (35.94%) Integration Testing
4 23 (35.94%) Test Scripting
5 19 (29.69%) QA
5 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (26.56%) Test Planning
7 15 (23.44%) Automated Testing
7 15 (23.44%) SQL
7 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
8 14 (21.88%) Manual Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Scrum
10 10 (15.63%) Java
10 10 (15.63%) JUnit
10 10 (15.63%) JIRA
10 10 (15.63%) User Experience
11 9 (14.06%) Web Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
11 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
11 9 (14.06%) WATIR
11 9 (14.06%) Ruby
11 9 (14.06%) Subversion
12 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
12 8 (12.50%) Windows
13 7 (10.94%) UML
13 7 (10.94%) V-Model
14 6 (9.38%) Load Testing
14 6 (9.38%) HP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JUnit
1 10 (15.63%) JIRA
2 9 (14.06%) WATIR
2 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.06%) Subversion
3 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.13%) JMeter
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Software Testing
3 23 (35.94%) Test Scripting
3 23 (35.94%) Integration Testing
4 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (26.56%) Test Planning
6 15 (23.44%) Automated Testing
6 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
7 14 (21.88%) Manual Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Scrum
9 9 (14.06%) Web Testing
9 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.94%) V-Model
10 7 (10.94%) UML
11 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Load Testing
12 5 (7.81%) Automation Testing
13 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) Ruby
4 3 (4.69%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) ISEB
2 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) VCP4
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) HP
2 4 (6.25%) ATG
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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TRG
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30 - £36 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago