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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 55 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.30% 1.26% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 1.32% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 10
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,900 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
702 606 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.43% 95.43% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 616 524 449
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (77.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) ISEB
3 26 (44.83%) Software Testing
4 25 (43.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (41.38%) Test Scripting
6 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
7 17 (29.31%) Web Testing
8 14 (24.14%) QA
9 13 (22.41%) Scrum
9 13 (22.41%) Test Planning
10 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
11 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
12 9 (15.52%) UML
12 9 (15.52%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (15.52%) V-Model
12 9 (15.52%) JIRA
13 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
13 8 (13.79%) SQL
14 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
14 7 (12.07%) HP
15 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
15 6 (10.34%) User Experience
15 6 (10.34%) Manual Testing
15 6 (10.34%) Legal
16 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
16 5 (8.62%) Test Management
16 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
16 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
16 5 (8.62%) Cucumber

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.90%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) JIRA
2 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.72%) JMeter
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.34%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
1 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) Software Testing
3 25 (43.10%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (41.38%) Test Scripting
5 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
6 17 (29.31%) Web Testing
7 13 (22.41%) Scrum
7 13 (22.41%) Test Planning
8 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
9 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
10 9 (15.52%) UML
10 9 (15.52%) V-Model
11 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
12 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
12 6 (10.34%) Manual Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Test Management
13 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) ISEB
2 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) HP
2 4 (6.90%) ATG
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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