The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 30 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 65 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.53% 1.85% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 1.93% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 13 1
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Test Analyst
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
965 935 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.89% 96.09% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 822 785 545
Average salary £36,800 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +14 39 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Doncaster - 17 £41,250 - 3
Rotherham - 2 £37,500 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.73%) ISEB
3 33 (33.67%) Software Testing
4 31 (31.63%) Test Scripting
5 28 (28.57%) Selenium
5 28 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (26.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 26 (26.53%) QA
7 24 (24.49%) SQL
7 24 (24.49%) Automated Testing
8 23 (23.47%) Integration Testing
9 22 (22.45%) Manual Testing
10 21 (21.43%) E-Commerce
11 20 (20.41%) Java
12 18 (18.37%) Test Planning
13 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
14 15 (15.31%) Web Testing
15 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
15 14 (14.29%) Scrum
16 13 (13.27%) Windows
17 12 (12.24%) Regression Testing
17 12 (12.24%) ISTQB
18 11 (11.22%) V-Model
18 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
18 11 (11.22%) WebDriver
18 11 (11.22%) UML
18 11 (11.22%) VB
18 11 (11.22%) JUnit
19 10 (10.20%) VBScript
19 10 (10.20%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (6.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Project
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Selenium
2 26 (26.53%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (11.22%) JUnit
3 11 (11.22%) WebDriver
4 9 (9.18%) JIRA
5 8 (8.16%) WATIR
5 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.16%) Subversion
6 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.10%) Toad
9 4 (4.08%) JMeter
9 4 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (3.06%) LoadRunner
11 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.04%) Concordion
11 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) Web Services
2 7 (7.14%) SOAP
3 5 (5.10%) HTML
3 5 (5.10%) XML
3 5 (5.10%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) User Experience
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) Software Testing
3 31 (31.63%) Test Scripting
4 28 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (24.49%) Automated Testing
6 23 (23.47%) Integration Testing
7 22 (22.45%) Manual Testing
8 21 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 18 (18.37%) Test Planning
10 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
11 15 (15.31%) Web Testing
12 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
12 14 (14.29%) Scrum
13 12 (12.24%) Regression Testing
14 11 (11.22%) UML
14 11 (11.22%) V-Model
14 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
15 10 (10.20%) Test Management
16 9 (9.18%) Automation Testing
17 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.49%) SQL
2 20 (20.41%) Java
3 11 (11.22%) VB
4 10 (10.20%) VBScript
5 8 (8.16%) Ruby
6 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.08%) C#
8 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) ISEB
2 12 (12.24%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.10%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) HP
2 6 (6.12%) ATG
3 5 (5.10%) VMware
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
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