The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 69 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.58% 0.69% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.72% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 25
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £79,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 699 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.47% 96.55% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 818 567 811
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,485 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -3 15 £27,500 -8.33%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 29 (76.32%) ISEB
2 26 (68.42%) Test Scripting
3 23 (60.53%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
5 13 (34.21%) Selenium
5 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
6 12 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
8 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
8 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
9 7 (18.42%) .NET
9 7 (18.42%) QA
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 5 (13.16%) VB
11 5 (13.16%) C#
11 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
12 4 (10.53%) QARun
12 4 (10.53%) Logistics
12 4 (10.53%) Oracle
12 4 (10.53%) WinRunner
12 4 (10.53%) Toad
13 3 (7.89%) HP
13 3 (7.89%) XML
13 3 (7.89%) Java
13 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
14 2 (5.26%) Web Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Selenium
2 12 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (10.53%) Toad
3 4 (10.53%) WinRunner
3 4 (10.53%) QARun
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.26%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile Games
1 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Solaris
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Test Scripting
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
3 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Logistics
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Test Management
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.63%) UML
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) VB
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) ISEB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) JBoss