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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 55 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.00% 4.44% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 4.53% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
579 706 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.34% 98.06% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 603 557
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,105 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Selenium
3 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (40.00%) QA
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) ISEB
6 6 (30.00%) HP UFT
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (20.00%) System Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Games
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (20.00%) JMeter
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (30.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (20.00%) JMeter
6 2 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.00%) GoogleTest
7 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (5.00%) TestNG
7 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (20.00%) System Testing
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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